Taxonomy [top]

Kingdom Phylum Class Order Family
Animalia Chordata Amphibia Anura Aromobatidae

Scientific Name: Allobates caeruleodactylus
Species Authority: (Lima & Caldwell, 2001)
Colostethus caeruleodactylus Lima & Caldwell, 2001

Assessment Information [top]

Red List Category & Criteria: Data Deficient ver 3.1
Year Published: 2004
Date Assessed: 2004-04-30
Needs updating
Assessor(s): Ulisses Caramaschi, Miguel Trefaut Rodrigues
Reviewer(s): Global Amphibian Assessment Coordinating Team (Simon Stuart, Janice Chanson, Neil Cox and Bruce Young)
Listed as Data Deficient since it has only recently been discovered, and there is still very little information on its extent of occurrence, status and ecological requirements.

Geographic Range [top]

Range Description: This species is known only from the type locality, about 40km south of Manaus, in Amazonas State, Brazil.
Countries occurrence:
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Population [top]

Population: It is abundant in the one known locality.
Current Population Trend: Unknown
Additional data:
Population severely fragmented: No

Habitat and Ecology [top]

Habitat and Ecology: It lives in leaf-litter in old-growth forest. Its reproductive habits are unknown, but the larvae are likely to develop in water.
Systems: Terrestrial; Freshwater

Threats [top]

Major Threat(s): Logging is a threat to this species.

Conservation Actions [top]

Conservation Actions: It is not known to occur within a protected area.

Citation: Ulisses Caramaschi, Miguel Trefaut Rodrigues. 2004. Allobates caeruleodactylus. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2004: e.T55060A11234104. . Downloaded on 04 October 2015.
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