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Atelopus lynchi Cannatella, 1981

Lynch's harlequin toad

 

 

Taxonomy & Nomenclature

 

 

Conservation Status

Last record: 1984

IUCN status: Critically Endangered

 

Distribution

Ecuador

 

Biology

 

 

Hypodigm

 

 

Media

 

 

References

Original scientific description:

Cannatella, D. C. (1981). A new Atelopus from Ecuador and Colombia. Journal of Herpetology: 133-138.

 

Other references:

Santiago Ron, Luis A. Coloma, Martín R. Bustamante, Wilmar Bolívar, Stefan Lötters, Juan Manuel Renjifo, Jose Vicente Rueda. (2004). Atelopus lynchi. In: IUCN 2012. IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2012.2. (https://www.iucnredlist.org). Downloaded on 10 February 2013.

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