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Gastrotheca lauzuricae De la Riva, 1992

La Siberia marsupial frog

 

 

Taxonomy & Nomenclature

Considered a junior synonym of Gastrotheca caeruleomaculata by (Duellman, 2015).

 

Conservation Status

Last record: 1989

IUCN RedList status: Critically Endangered

 

Distribution

Bolivia

 

Biology & Ecology

 

 

Hypodigm

Only known from the holotype, a female (CET A501).

 

Media

 

 

References

Original scientific description:

De la Riva, I. (1992). Comentarios sobre el género Gastrotheca (Anura: Hylidae) en Bolivia y descripción de una nueva especie. Revista Espanola de Herpetologia 1992: 15-22.

 

Other references:

Claudia Cortez, Steffen Reichle, Ignacio De la Riva, Jörn Köhler. (2004). Gastrotheca lauzuricae. In: IUCN 2012. IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2012.2. (http://www.iucnredlist.org). Downloaded on 16 February 2013.

Duellman, W. E. (2015). Marsupial Frogs: Gastrotheca and Allied Genera. Johns Hopkins University Press. [Relevant page]

http://extinctanimals.proboards.com/thread/10298/gastrotheca-lauzuricae-siberia-marsupial-frog

 

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