Phyllodactylus bordai 


Taxonomy [top]

Kingdom Phylum Class Order Family
Animalia Chordata Reptilia Squamata Phyllodactylidae

Scientific Name: Phyllodactylus bordai
Species Authority: Taylor, 1942

Assessment Information [top]

Red List Category & Criteria: Least Concern ver 3.1
Year Published: 2007
Date Assessed: 2007-03-01
Assessor(s): Canseco-Márquez, L., Campbell, J.A., Ponce-Campos, P., Muñoz-Alonso, A. & García Aguayo, A.
Reviewer(s): Cox, N., Chanson, J.S. & Stuart, S.N. (Global Reptile Assessment Coordinating Team)
Listed as Least Concern in view of its wide distribution, presumed large population, it occurs in a protected area, has a tolerance of a degree of habitat modification, and because it is unlikely to be declining fast enough to qualify for listing in a more threatened category.

Geographic Range [top]

Range Description: This species is endemic to Mexico, where it has been recorded from the mountains near Taxco, at the Rio Balsas, Guerrero State and in the Cuicatlan Valley, Oaxaca State. Populations are known from 461 to 1,725 m asl.
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Population [top]

Population: It can be a locally common species.
Current Population Trend: Stable
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Habitat and Ecology [top]

Habitat and Ecology: The species naturally inhabits tropical deciduous dry forest and secondary forest, and appears to be very adaptable to some habitat disturbance.
Systems: Terrestrial

Threats [top]

Major Threat(s): There are no known threats to this species.

Conservation Actions [top]

Conservation Actions: This species is protected by Mexican law under the category Pr (Special Protection). Populations have been recorded in the Valle de Tehuacan, Cuicatlan Biosphere Reserve. No direct conservation measures are currently needed for this species.

Citation: Canseco-Márquez, L., Campbell, J.A., Ponce-Campos, P., Muñoz-Alonso, A. & García Aguayo, A. 2007. Phyllodactylus bordai. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2007: e.T64040A12739163. . Downloaded on 25 November 2015.
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