Taxonomy [top]

Kingdom Phylum Class Order Family
Animalia Chordata Amphibia Anura Aromobatidae

Scientific Name: Anomaloglossus shrevei
Species Authority: (Rivero, 1961)
Common Name(s):
Spanish Sapito Ninera De Shreve
Colostethus shrevei Rivero, 1961

Assessment Information [top]

Red List Category & Criteria: Data Deficient ver 3.1
Year Published: 2004
Date Assessed: 2004-04-30
Needs updating
Assessor(s): Enrique La Marca, Celsa Señaris
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 from Cerros Duida and Marahuaca, in Amazonas State, southern Venezuela, at altitudes between 350 and 1,829m asl. It is known only from a few localities, and attempts to map its distribution at this stage are only approximate.
Countries occurrence:
Venezuela, Bolivarian Republic of
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Population [top]

Population: It is not a common species but its population is believed to be stable at present.
Current Population Trend: Unknown
Additional data:
Population severely fragmented: No

Habitat and Ecology [top]

Habitat and Ecology: It lives near streams in tropical rainforest. Its breeding habits are unknown, although the larvae presumably develop in water, as with other species of the genus.
Systems: Terrestrial; Freshwater

Threats [top]

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

Conservation Actions [top]

Conservation Actions: Its range includes Parque Nacional Duida-Marahuaca.

Citation: Enrique La Marca, Celsa Señaris. 2004. Anomaloglossus shrevei. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2004: e.T55149A11261210. . Downloaded on 04 October 2015.
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