The Recently Extinct Plants and Animals Database

Centrolene gemmatum Flores, 1985

Pampas giant glass frog



Taxonomy & Nomenclature



Conservation Status

Last record: 1985 or before

IUCN RedList status: Critically Endangered



San Francisco de Las Pampas, Cotopaxi Province, Ecuador


Biology & Ecology










Original scientific description:

Flores, G. (1985). A new Centrolenella (Anura) from Ecuador. With comments on nuptial pads and prepollical spines in Centrolenella. Journal of Herpetology 1985: 313-320.


Other references:

Luis A. Coloma, Santiago Ron. (2004). Centrolene gemmatum. In: IUCN 2012. IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2012.2. ( Downloaded on 12 February 2013.


<< Back to the Anura (Frogs and Toads) database