Tepuihyla warreni 


Taxonomy [top]

Kingdom Phylum Class Order Family
Animalia Chordata Amphibia Anura Hylidae

Scientific Name: Tepuihyla warreni
Species Authority: Duellman and Hoogmoed, 1992
Hyla warreni Duellman and Hoogmoed, 1992
Taxonomic Notes: This species is considered incertae sedis, and is presently left in the genus Hyla pending resolution of its taxonomic status (Faivovich et al. 2005).

Assessment Information [top]

Red List Category & Criteria: Data Deficient ver 3.1
Year Published: 2004
Date Assessed: 2004-04-30
Needs updating
Assessor(s): Robert Reynolds, Marinus Hoogmoed, Ross MacCulloch, Philippe Gaucher
Reviewer(s): Global Amphibian Assessment Coordinating Team (Simon Stuart, Janice Chanson, Neil Cox and Bruce Young)
Listed as Data Deficient in view of continuing uncertainties as to its extent of occurrence, status and ecological requirements.

Geographic Range [top]

Range Description: This species is known from the northern slopes of Mount Roraima and the slopes of Mount Ayanganna in west-central Guyana, from 1,480-1,550m asl. Its distribution is poorly known, and it might occur more widely.
Countries occurrence:
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Population [top]

Population: It is not thought to be a common species.
Current Population Trend: Unknown
Additional data:
Population severely fragmented: No

Habitat and Ecology [top]

Habitat and Ecology: It has been recorded in primary montane forest. There is no information available about its breeding habits, but reproduction is likely to take place in water.
Systems: Terrestrial; Freshwater

Threats [top]

Major Threat(s): There are no known threats and this species' known localities are in undisturbed, remote areas.

Conservation Actions [top]

Conservation Actions: Its range does not include any protected areas. More research into its extent of occurrence, ecological requirements and population status is needed.

Citation: Robert Reynolds, Marinus Hoogmoed, Ross MacCulloch, Philippe Gaucher. 2004. Tepuihyla warreni. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2004: e.T55692A11342613. . Downloaded on 29 November 2015.
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