The Recently Extinct Plants and Animals Database


Ranitomeya abdita Myers & Daly, 1976

Collin's poison frog

 

 

Taxonomy & Nomenclature

Synonym/s: Dendrobates abditus Myers & Daly, 1976; Ranitomeya abditus Myers & Daly, 1976

 

Conservation Status

IUCN RedList status: Critically Endangered

 

Distribution

Ecuador

 

Biology & Ecology

 

 

Hypodigm

 

 

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References

Original scientific description:

Myers, C. W. and Daly, J. W. (1976). A new species of poison frog (Dendrobates) from Andean Ecuador, including an analysis of its skin toxins. Occasional Papers of the Museum of Natural History of the University of Kansas [volume?]: 1-12.

 

Other references:

Luis A. Coloma, Santiago Ron. (2004). Ranitomeya abdita. In: IUCN 2012. IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2012.2. (https://www.iucnredlist.org). Downloaded on 15 February 2013.

 

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