|Scientific Name:||Callimedusa atelopoides (Duellman, Cadle & Cannatella, 1988)|
Phyllomedusa atelopoides Duellman, Cadle & Cannatella, 1988
|Taxonomic Source(s):||Frost, D.R. 2016. Amphibian Species of the World: an Online Reference. Version 6.0 (31 October 2016). New York, USA Available at: http://research.amnh.org/herpetology/amphibia/index.html.|
|Taxonomic Notes:||This species was first assessed under the generic name Phyllomedusa, but has since been transferred to the genus Callimedusa (Duellman et al. 2016).
This is an amended assessment created to account for the change in generic name.
|Red List Category & Criteria:||Least Concern ver 3.1|
|Assessor(s):||Ariadne Angulo, Claudia Azevedo-Ramos, Steffen Reichle|
|Reviewer(s):||Global Amphibian Assessment Coordinating Team (Simon Stuart, Janice Chanson, Neil Cox and Bruce Young)|
Listed as Least Concern in view of its wide distribution, presumed large population, and because it is unlikely to be declining fast enough to qualify for listing in a more threatened category.
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|Range Description:||This species is found in Peru, close to the Iquitos region (Departamento Loreto), and along the basins of the Tambopata, Manu and Madre de Dios rivers (Departamento Madre de Dios). It is present in Acre, Brazil and also occurs in northern Bolivia. It occurs at elevations of up to 200m asl.|
Native:Bolivia, Plurinational States of; Brazil; Peru
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|Population:||It is not a common species, but it is relatively easily encountered|
|Current Population Trend:||Unknown|
|Habitat and Ecology:||A terrestrial species active on the ground or low vegetation. Restricted to lowland primary tropical rainforest. Eggs are laid on leaves; tadpoles develop in temporary waterbodies. It is not present in modified habitats.|
|Major Threat(s):||No major threats, a widespread species with large areas of suitable habitat remaining. There is some localized habitat loss to general human activities such as logging and agriculture (crops, livestock etc.).|
|Conservation Actions:||In Peru, this species is known to occur in Parque Nacional Manu, Tambopata National Reserve and Gueppi Reserved Zone, and might also occur in Allpahuayo Mishana Reserved Zone, Pacaya Samiria National Reserve, and Bahuaja Sonene National Park. It is not present in any Brazilian protected areas however the forests of this State are still well conserved.|
|Citation:||Ariadne Angulo, Claudia Azevedo-Ramos, Steffen Reichle. 2016. Callimedusa atelopoides. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2016: e.T55838A107284706.Downloaded on 22 July 2018.|
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