Centrolene ballux Duellman & Burrowes, 1989

Burrowes' giant glass frog



Taxonomy & Nomenclature



Conservation Status

Last record: 1989 (Ecuador)

Rediscovered in 2009

IUCN RedList status: Critically Endangered



Colombia and Ecuador


Biology & Ecology










Original scientific description:

Duellman, W. E. and Burrowes, P. A. (1989). New species of frogs, Centrolenella, from the Pacific Versant of Ecuador and Southern Colombia. Occasional Papers of the Museum of Natural History of the University of Kansas 1989: 1-14.


Other references:

Wilmar Bolívar, Luis A. Coloma, Santiago Ron, Diego Cisneros-Heredia, Erik Wild (2004). Centrolene ballux. In: IUCN 2012. IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2012.2. ( Downloaded on 12 February 2013.


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