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Atelopus carbonerensis Rivero, 1974

La Carbonera stubfoot toad, Venezuelan yellow toad, Venezuelan yellow frog

 

 

Taxonomy & Nomenclature

Synonym/s: Atelopus oxyrhynchus carbonerensis Rivero, 1974

 

Conservation Status

Last record: 1998

IUCN RedList status: Critically Endangered

 

Distribution

Venezuela

 

Biology

 

 

Hypodigm

 

 

Media

 

 

References

Original scientific description:

Rivero, J. A. (1972). On Atelopus oxyrhynchus Boulenger (Amphibia, Salientia), with description of a new race and a related new species from the Venezuelan paramos. Boletin Sociedad Venezolana Ciencias Naturales 1972: 600-612.

 

Other references:

Barrio-Amorós, César L. et al. (2019). Catalogue of the amphibians of Venezuela: Illustrated and annotated species list, distribution, and conservation. Amphibian & Reptile Conservation 13(1) [Special Section]: 1-198 (e180).

La Marca, E. (1983). A new frog of the genus Atelopus (Anura: Bufonidae) from a Venezuelan cloud forest. Milwakee Public Museum, Contributions in Biology and Geology 54: 1-12.

La Marca, Enrique. (1984). Longevity in the Venezuelan yellow frog (Atelopus oxyrhynchus carbonerensis) (Anura: Bufonidae). Trans. Kansas Acad. Sci 87: 66-67. [Abstract]

La Marca, E. (2004). El declive de las ranas de alta montaña en los Andes venezolanos. Reptilia 49: 30-34.

La Marca, E. (2015). Sapito amarillo de La Carbonera, Atelopus carbonerensis. En: J.P. Rodríguez, A. García-Rawlins y F. Rojas-Suárez (eds.) Libro Rojo de la Fauna Venezolana. Cuarta edición. Provita y Fundación Empresas Polar, Caracas, Venezuela. Recuperado de: https://animalesamenazados.provita.org.ve/content/sapito-amarillo-de-la-carbonera Mié, 12/10/2016 - 05:14

Enrique La Marca, Argelia Rodríguez, Juan Elías García-Pérez. (2010). Atelopus carbonerensis. In: IUCN 2012. IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2012.2. (https://www.iucnredlist.org). Downloaded on 10 February 2013.

Lötters, Stefan et al. (2019). The voice from the hereafter: vocalisations in three species of Atelopus from the Venezuelan Andes, likely to be extinct. Herpetozoa 32: 267-275.

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