Hyloxalus parcus 

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Taxonomy [top]

Kingdom Phylum Class Order Family
Animalia Chordata Amphibia Anura Dendrobatidae

Scientific Name: Hyloxalus parcus (Rivero, 1991)
Colostethus parcus Rivero, 1991
Taxonomic Notes: Hyloxalus parcus was removed from the synonymy of Colostethus exasperatus by Morales, 2005 (Frost, 2007).

Assessment Information [top]

Red List Category & Criteria: Data Deficient ver 3.1
Year Published: 2008
Date Assessed: 2008-01-01
Assessor(s): Ariadne Angulo
Reviewer(s): Ariadne Angulo and Simon Stuart
Listed as Data Deficient since it has only recently been revalidated, and there is still very little known about its extent of occurrence, area of occupancy, status and ecological requirements.

Geographic Range [top]

Range Description:Hyloxalus parcus is known from Limón and Gualaceo, on trail between Agua Rica and San Juan Bosco, 1981 masl, and from Plan de Milagro, a tambo on the trail between Limón and Gualaceo, ca. 10 km WSW of Limón, 1707 masl, Province of Zamora-Santiago, Ecuador (Rivero, 1991).
Countries occurrence:
Ecuador (Ecuador (mainland))
Additional data:
Lower elevation limit (metres):1707
Upper elevation limit (metres):1981
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Population [top]

Population:No population status is available for this species.
Current Population Trend:Unknown
Additional data:
Population severely fragmented:No

Habitat and Ecology [top]

Habitat and Ecology:No habitat and ecology information is currently available for this species.

Threats [top]

Major Threat(s): No major threats are currently known for this species.

Conservation Actions [top]

Conservation Actions: No conservation measures are known for this species.

Classifications [top]

1. Forest -> 1.9. Forest - Subtropical/Tropical Moist Montane

In-Place Research, Monitoring and Planning
In-Place Land/Water Protection and Management
In-Place Species Management
In-Place Education
1. Research -> 1.1. Taxonomy
1. Research -> 1.2. Population size, distribution & trends
1. Research -> 1.3. Life history & ecology
1. Research -> 1.5. Threats
3. Monitoring -> 3.1. Population trends

Bibliography [top]

IUCN. 2008. IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Available at: (Accessed: 5 October 2008).

Citation: Ariadne Angulo. 2008. Hyloxalus parcus. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2008: e.T135877A4214809. . Downloaded on 21 September 2018.
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