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Dendropsophus garagoensis
family: Hylidae
subfamily: Hylinae

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Conservation Status (definitions)
IUCN (Red List) Status Least Concern (LC)
CITES
Other International Status None
National Status None
Regional Status None

Country distribution from AmphibiaWeb's database: Colombia

 

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From the IUCN Red List Species Account:

 

Range Description

This species occurs on the eastern slope of the Cordillera Oriental, Boyacá Department, Colombia, at 2,000-2,020m asl.

Habitat and Ecology

It occurs and reproduces in shrubs in flooded pastures, marshes, and temporary pools.

Population

It is abundant, with many recent records. The population appears to be increasing.

Population Trend

increasing

Major Threats

There are no known threats to this species.

Conservation Actions

It does not occur in any protected area.

Red List Status

Least Concern (LC)

Rationale

Listed as Least Concern because, although its Extent of Occurrence is much less than 5,000 km2, it is common, adaptable, and does not appear to be in decline.

Taxonomic Notes

This species was previously within the genus Hyla but has recently been moved to the resurrected genus Dendropsophus (Faivovich, et al., 2005).

Citation

María Cristina Ardila-Robayo, Jose Vicente Rueda 2004. Dendropsophus garagoensis. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2004: e.T55485A11305276. http://dx.doi.org/10.2305/IUCN.UK.2004.RLTS.T55485A11305276.en .Downloaded on 19 November 2018

 

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