Craugastor rayo Savage & DeWeese, 1979



Taxonomy & Nomenclature

Synonym/s: Eleutherodactylus rayo Savage and DeWeese, 1979


Conservation Status


Last record: 1980's

IUCN RedList status: Data Deficient



Costa Rica


Biology & Ecology










Original scientific description:

Savage, J. M. and DeWeese, J. E. (1979). A new species of leptodactylid frog, genus Eleutherodactylus from the Cordillera de Talamanca, Costa Rica. Bulletin Southern California Academy of Sciences 1979: 107-115.


Other references:

Bolaños, F. (2008). Craugastor rayo. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2014.3. ( Downloaded on 16 November 2014.

Crawford, A. J. and Smith, E. N. (2005). Cenozoic biogeography and evolution in direct-developing frogs of Central America (Leptodactylidae: Eleutherodactylus) as inferred from a phylogenetic analysis of nuclear and mitochondrial genes. Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution 25: 536-555.


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