Colostethus furviventris


Taxonomy [top]

Kingdom Phylum Class Order Family

Scientific Name: Colostethus furviventris
Species Authority: Rivero and Serna, 1991

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, Fernando Castro
Reviewer(s): Global Amphibian Assessment Coordinating Team (Simon Stuart, Janice Chanson, Neil Cox and Bruce Young)
Listed as Data Deficient since it is still only known from the original type series, and the holotype is now badly damaged.

Geographic Range [top]

Range Description: This species is only known from the vicinity of the type locality, Antadó, in the municipality of Ituango in Antioquia Department, Colombia, at 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 the type series. The holotype is now badly damaged.
Population Trend: Unknown

Habitat and Ecology [top]

Habitat and Ecology: It occurs on the ground in leaf-litter in cloud forests. Its breeding habits are unknown, although the larvae are likely to develop in streams.
Systems: Terrestrial; Freshwater

Threats [top]

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

Conservation Actions [top]

Conservation Actions: The type locality of this species is within Parque Nacional Natural Paramillo.

Citation: Taran Grant, Fernando Castro 2004. Colostethus furviventris. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2015.2. <>. Downloaded on 04 September 2015.
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