The Recently Extinct Plants and Animals Database

Craugastor omoaensis McCranie and Wilson, 1997

Omoa coqui



Taxonomy & Nomenclature



Conservation Status

Last record: 1974

IUCN RedList status: Critically Endangered









24 preserved specimens exist.






Original scientific description:

McCranie, J.R. and Wilson, L.D. (1997). A review of the Eleutherodactylus milesi-like frogs (Anura, Leptodactylidae) from Honduras with the description of four new species. Alytes 1997: 147-174.


Species bibliography:

Gustavo Cruz, Larry David Wilson. (2004). Craugastor omoaensis. In: IUCN 2012. IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2012.2. ( Downloaded on 14 February 2013.

McCranie, James R. (2018). Craugastor omoaensis. Catalogue of American Amphibians and Reptiles 917: 1-9.

Wilson, Larry David and McCranie, James R. (2003). Herpetofaunal Indicator Species as Measures of Environmental Stability in Honduras. Carribean Journal of Science 39(1): 50-67.

Wilson, Larry David and McCranie, James R. (2004). The conservation status of the herpetofauna of Honduras. Amphib Reptile Conserv. 3(1): 6-33.


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