Rhinella multiverrucosa 


Taxonomy [top]

Kingdom Phylum Class Order Family
Animalia Chordata Amphibia Anura Bufonidae

Scientific Name: Rhinella multiverrucosa
Species Authority: (Lehr, Pramuk and Lundberg, 2005)
Bufo multiverrucosus Lehr, Pramuk and Lundberg, 2005
Rhinella multiverrucosus Lehr, Pramuk & Lundberg, 2005

Assessment Information [top]

Red List Category & Criteria: Data Deficient ver 3.1
Year Published: 2006
Date Assessed: 2006-01-31
Assessor(s): Edgar Lehr
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 from 2,600-3,000m asl in Paucartambo de Pasco Valley in Pasco Department, in the Cordillera Oriental of central Peru. The limits of its distributional range are unknown.
Countries occurrence:
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Population [top]

Population: No information is currently available on its population status.
Current Population Trend: Unknown
Additional data:
Population severely fragmented: No

Habitat and Ecology [top]

Habitat and Ecology: This species is known from cloud forests, and it is presumed to have a larval development breeding strategy.
Systems: Terrestrial; Freshwater

Threats [top]

Major Threat(s): The main threats to it are intensive agriculture and uncontrolled deforestation.

Conservation Actions [top]

Conservation Actions: This species is not known from any protected areas.

Citation: Edgar Lehr. 2006. Rhinella multiverrucosa. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2006: e.T61753A12554441. . Downloaded on 28 November 2015.
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