The Recently Extinct Plants and Animals Database

Atelopus onorei Coloma, Lötters, Duellman & Miranda-Leiva, 2007



Taxonomy & Nomenclature



Conservation Status

Last record: 1990

IUCN RedList status: Critically Endangered (Possibly Extinct)



Azuay Province, Ecuador


Biology & Ecology










Original scientific description:

Coloma, Luis A., Lötters, S., Duellman, W.E., and Miranda-Leiva, A. (2007). A taxonomic revision of Atelopus pachydermus, and description of two new (extinct?) species of Atelopus from Ecuador (Anura: Bufonidae). Zootaxa 1557: 1-32. [Abstract]


Other references:

Luis A. Coloma. (2008). Atelopus onorei. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2014.3. ( Downloaded on 16 November 2014.


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