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Atelopus guanujo Coloma, 2002

Puca Sapo stubfoot toad

 

 

Taxonomy & Nomenclature

 

 

Conservation Status

Last record: April 1988

IUCN RedList status: Critically Endangered

 

Distribution

Ecuador

 

Biology

 

 

Hypodigm

 

 

Media

 

 

References

Original scientific description:

Coloma, Luis A. (2002). Two species of Atelopus (Anura: Bufonidae) from Ecuador. Herpetologica [volume?] [pagination?].

 

Other references:

Luis A. Coloma, Santiago Ron, Martín R. Bustamante, Diego Cisneros-Heredia, Ana Almendáriz. (2004). Atelopus guanujo. In: IUCN 2012. IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2012.2. (https://www.iucnredlist.org). Downloaded on 10 February 2013.

La Marca, E., Lips, K.R., Lötters, S., Puschendorf, R., Ibáñez, R., Rueda-Almonacid, J.V., Schulte, R., Marty, C., Castro, F., Manzanilla-Puppo, J., Garcia-Perez, J.E., Toral, E., Bolaños, F., Chaves, G., Pounds, J.A. and Young, B. 2005. Catastrophic population declines and extinctions in Neotropical harlequin frogs (Bufonidae: Atelopus). Biotropica: 190-201.

Merino-Viteri, A. 2001. Análisis de posibles causas de las disminuciones de poblaciones de anfibios en los Andes del Ecuador. Tesis de Licenciatura. Pontifica Universidad Católica del Ecuador, Quito, Ecuador.

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