Hyloxalus borjai


Taxonomy [top]

Kingdom Phylum Class Order Family

Scientific Name: Hyloxalus borjai
Species Authority: (Rivero & Serna, 2000)
Colostethus borjai Rivero & Serna, 2000

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.
Population Trend: Unknown

Habitat and Ecology [top]

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

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. Version 2015.2. <>. Downloaded on 04 September 2015.
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