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Craugastor gulosus (Cope, 1875)

 

 

Taxonomy & Nomenclature

Synonym/s: Eleutherodactylus gulosus (Cope, 1875); Hylodes gulosus (Cope, 1875); Lithodytes gulosus Cope, 1875

 

Conservation Status

Last record: 1976 (1980's?)

IUCN RedList status: Critically Endangered (Possibly Extinct)

 

One of numerous species thought extinct for a second time after having been first recorded in 1875 and then rediscovered in 1976.

 

Distribution

Costa Rica and Panama

 

Biology & Ecology

 

 

Hypodigm

 

 

Media

 

 

References

IUCN SSC Amphibian Specialist Group & NatureServe. (2014). Craugastor gulosus. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2014.1. (https://www.iucnredlist.org). Downloaded on 09 July 2014.

Leenders, T. (2016). Amphibians of Costa Rica. A Field Guide. A Zona Tropical Publication.

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