Hyloxalus borjai 

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Taxonomy [top]

Kingdom Phylum Class Order Family
Animalia Chordata Amphibia Anura Dendrobatidae

Scientific Name: Hyloxalus borjai
Species Authority: (Rivero & Serna, 2000)
<i>Colostethus borjai</i> Rivero & Serna, 2000
Taxonomic Source(s): Frost, D.R. 2016. Amphibian Species of the World: an Online Reference. Version 6.0 (31 March 2016). New York, USA. Available at:

Assessment Information [top]

Red List Category & Criteria: Data Deficient ver 3.1
Year Published: 2004
Date Assessed: 2004-04-30
Needs updating
Assessor(s): Taran Grant, John Lynch
Reviewer(s): Global Amphibian Assessment Coordinating Team (Simon Stuart, Janice Chanson, Neil Cox and Bruce Young)
Listed as Data Deficient in view of continuing doubts as to its taxonomic validity, extent of occurrence, status and ecological requirements.

Geographic Range [top]

Range Description:This species is known only from the type locality, Amalfi, in Antioquia Department, Colombia, from 1,000-1,500m asl.
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Population [top]

Population:There is no information on the population status of this species, which is only known from a few specimens.
Current Population Trend:Unknown
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Population severely fragmented:No

Habitat and Ecology [top]

Habitat and Ecology:Its habitat and ecology are unknown, though it is likely that its larvae develop in streams.

Threats [top]

Major Threat(s): The major threats to this species are unknown.

Conservation Actions [top]

Conservation Actions: There is confusion regarding the taxonomy of this species, so further taxonomic research is needed to resolve this.

Citation: Taran Grant, John Lynch. 2004. Hyloxalus borjai. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2004: e.T55055A11246683. . Downloaded on 24 October 2016.
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