Atelopus flavescens Duméril and Bibron, 1841

Cayenne stubfoot toad



Taxonomy & Nomenclature

Synonym/s: Atelopus vermiculatus McDiarmid, 1973


Conservation Status

Possibly rediscovered (Jaynes et al., 2022)

IUCN RedList status: Vulnerable



Brazil & French Guiana


Anatomy & Morphology



Biology & Ecology










Jaynes, Kyle E. et al. (2022). Harlequin frog rediscoveries provide insights into species persistence in the face of drastic amphibian declines. Biological Conservation 276: 109784.

Lescure, J., Marty, C., Boistel, R., Lötters, S., La Marca, E., Reynolds, R., Hoogmoed, M., MacCulloch, R. & Gaucher, P. 2004. Atelopus flavescens (errata version published in 2016). The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2004: e.T54511A87542009. Accessed on 11 December 2022.


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