Eleutherodactylus coqui 

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Citation: Hedges, B., Joglar, R., Thomas, R., Powell, R. & Rios-López, N. 2009. Eleutherodactylus coqui. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2009: e.T56522A11491306. . Downloaded on 20 August 2017.
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