Pristimantis baiotis 

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Taxonomy [top]

Kingdom Phylum Class Order Family
Animalia Chordata Amphibia Anura Craugastoridae

Scientific Name: Pristimantis baiotis (Lynch, 1998)
Eleutherodactylus baiotis Lynch, 1998
Taxonomic Source(s): Frost, D.R. 2016. Amphibian Species of the World: an Online Reference. Version 6.0 (31 March 2016). New York, USA. Available at:

Assessment Information [top]

Red List Category & Criteria: Data Deficient ver 3.1
Year Published: 2004
Date Assessed: 2004-04-30
Needs updating
Assessor(s): Fernando Castro, Maria Isabel Herrera, John Lynch
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 described, 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 region of the type locality, Las Orquideas, in Antioquia Department, Colombia, from 1,780-2,000m asl. It might occur outside this locality but there are no other records at present.
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Population [top]

Population:It is not a very common species.
Current Population Trend:Unknown
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Population severely fragmented:No

Habitat and Ecology [top]

Habitat and Ecology:This is an inhabitant of premontane and cloud forests, which is usually found on vegetation at medium to low heights above the ground, inside the forest or at the forest edge, but not outside forest habitat. It is a direct developing species.

Threats [top]

Major Threat(s): There are no threats at present to its habitat in the protected area in which it is found.

Conservation Actions [top]

Conservation Actions: Its known range is wholly within Parque Nacional de Las Orquídeas.

Citation: Fernando Castro, Maria Isabel Herrera, John Lynch. 2004. Pristimantis baiotis. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2004: e.T56448A11479846. . Downloaded on 25 May 2018.
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