Bolitoglossa marmorea Tanner & Brame, 1961

Crater salamander



Taxonomy & Nomenclature

Synonym/s: Magnadigita marmorea Tanner & Brame, 1961


Conservation Status

Last record: 1998 or before.

Since rediscovered.

IUCN RedList status: Endangered



Costa Rica (eastern) and Panama (western)


Biology & Ecology










Original scientific description:

Tanner, W. W. and Brame, A. H. (1961). Description of a new species of salamander from Panama. Great Basin Naturalist 1961: 23-26.


Other references:

Hertz, Andreas et al. (2012). Field notes on findings of threatened amphibian species in the central mountain range of western Panama. Amphibian and Reptile Conservation 6(2): 9-30.

Solís, F., Ibáñez, R., Savage, J., Wake, D., Chaves, G. & Bolaños, F. (2008). Bolitoglossa marmorea. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2014.2. ( Downloaded on 11 November 2014.


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