Craugastor guerreroensis Lynch, 1967

Rana-ladrona guerrerense (Spanish)



Taxonomy & Nomenclature

Synonym/s: Eleutherodactylus guerreroensis Lynch, 1967


Conservation Status

Last record: 1984

Rediscovered in 2016

IUCN RedList status: Critically Endangered



Guerrero (central), Mexico


Biology & Ecology










Original scientific description:

Lynch, J. D. (1967). Two new Eleutherodactylus from western Mexico (Amphibia: Leptodactylidae). Proceedings of the Biological Society of Washington 80: 211-218.

Other references:

Georgina Santos-Barrera, Luis Canseco-Márquez. (2004). Craugastor guerreroensis. In: IUCN 2012. IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2012.2. ( Downloaded on 14 February 2013.

Lips, Karen R. et al. (2004). Amphibian population declines in montane southern Mexico: resurveys of historical localities. Biological Conservation 119: 555-564.

Palacios-Aguilar, Ricardo. (2017). Notes on distribution, morphological variation, and natural history of the rare frog Craugastor guerreroensis (Anura: Craugastoridae). Alytes 34(1-4): [pagination?].


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