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Atelopus monohernandezii Ardila-Robayo, Osorno-Muñoz & Ruíz-Carranza, 2002

 

 

Taxonomy & Nomenclature

Synonym/s: Atelopus monohernandezi Ardila-Robayo, Osorno-Muñoz & Ruíz-Carranza, 2001

 

Conservation Status

Last record: 1982

IUCN status: Critically Endangered (Possibly Extinct)

 

Distribution

Colombia

 

Biology

 

 

Hypodigm

 

 

Media

 

 

References

Original scientific description:

Ardila-Robayo, M.C., Osorno-Muñoz, M. and Ruiz-Carranza, P.M. 2002. Una nueva especie del genero Atelopus A.M.C. Dumeril & Bibron 1841 (Amphibia: Bufonidae) de la Cordillera Oriental de Colombia. Revista de la Academia Colombiana de Ciencias Exactas, Físicas y Naturales 26(98): 133-139.

 

Other references:

IUCN SSC Amphibian Specialist Group. (2017). Atelopus monohernandezii. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2017: e.T54528A49536697. Downloaded on 11 December 2017.

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 37(2): 190-201.

Pounds, J.A., Bustamante, M.R., Coloma, L.A., Consuegra, J.A., Fogden, M.P.L., Foster, P.N., La Marca, E., Masters, K.L., Merino-Viteri, A., Puschendorf, R., Ron, S.R., Sánchez-Azofeifa, G.A., Still, C.J. and Young, B.E. (2006). Widespread amphibian extinctions from epidemic disease driven by global warming. Nature 439: 161-167.

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