Cochranella geijskesi


Taxonomy [top]

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Scientific Name: Cochranella geijskesi
Species Authority: (Goin, 1966)

Assessment Information [top]

Red List Category & Criteria: Data Deficient ver 3.1
Year Published: 2004
Date Assessed: 2004-04-30
Assessor(s): Robert Reynolds, Marinus Hoogmoed, Ross MacCulloch, Philippe Gaucher
Reviewer(s): Global Amphibian Assessment Coordinating Team (Simon Stuart, Janice Chanson, Neil Cox and Bruce Young)
Listed as Data Deficient in view of the absence of recent information on its extent of occurrence, status and ecological requirements.

Geographic Range [top]

Range Description: This species is known only from the type locality on the southern slope of the Wilhelmina Mountains, Suriname. The type locality is within the range of 500-600m asl.
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Population [top]

Population: This species is known from only one specimen. Recent surveys of areas close to the type locality have not found this species but the type locality itself has not been resurveyed.
Population Trend: Unknown

Habitat and Ecology [top]

Habitat and Ecology: The type locality is within primary forest. There is no information regarding this species' breeding habits, though it presumably breeds in streams.
Systems: Terrestrial; Freshwater

Threats [top]

Major Threat(s): There are no threats to this species at present as it occurs in a very isolated area.

Conservation Actions [top]

Conservation Actions: The type locality is not within a protected area. More research into the species' extent of occurrence, ecological requirements and population status is needed.

Citation: Robert Reynolds, Marinus Hoogmoed, Ross MacCulloch, Philippe Gaucher 2004. Cochranella geijskesi. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2014.3. <>. Downloaded on 27 March 2015.
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