Pristimantis aniptopalmatus 

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Taxonomy [top]

Kingdom Phylum Class Order Family
Animalia Chordata Amphibia Anura Craugastoridae

Scientific Name: Pristimantis aniptopalmatus (Duellman and Hedges, 2005)
Eleutherodactylus aniptopalmatus Duellman and Hedges, 2005
Taxonomic Source(s): Frost, D.R. 2017. Amphibian Species of the World: an Online Reference. Version 6.0. American Museum of Natural History, New York, USA Available at:

Assessment Information [top]

Red List Category & Criteria: Data Deficient ver 3.1
Year Published: 2006
Date Assessed: 2006-01-31
Needs updating
Assessor(s): Simon Stuart
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 2,300-2,600m asl near Oxapampa and Cumbre de Ollón on the western slopes of the Cordillera Yanachaga in Oxapampa Province, Pasco Department, central Peru.
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Population [top]

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

Habitat and Ecology [top]

Habitat and Ecology:It is known from cloud forest, where individuals were found under moss on tree trunks and under moss on the ground. It is presumed to breed by direct development.

Threats [top]

Major Threat(s): No information is currently available.

Conservation Actions [top]

Conservation Actions: This species is known from Parque Nacional Yanachaga-Chemillén.

Citation: Simon Stuart. 2006. Pristimantis aniptopalmatus. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2006: e.T61806A12558197. . Downloaded on 19 January 2018.
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