|Scientific Name:||Adenomera coca|
|Species Authority:||(Angulo & Reichle, 2008)|
Leptodactylus coca Angulo & Reichle, 2008
|Taxonomic Source(s):||Frost, D.R. 2013. Amphibian Species of the World: an Online Reference. Version 5.6 (9 January 2013). Electronic Database. American Museum of Natural History, New York, USA. Available at: http://research.amnh.org/herpetology/amphibia/index.html.|
A member of the Leptodactylus marmoratus species group (formerly genus Adenomera) according to the original description (Angulo and Reichle 2008).
|Red List Category & Criteria:||Data Deficient ver 3.1|
|Reviewer(s):||Hoffmann, M. & Cox, N.|
Listed as Data Deficient since it has only recently been discovered, and there is still very little information on its extent of occurrence, status and ecological requirements.
|Range Description:||This species is known from the Carretera Antigua (old road) from Villa Tunari to Cochabamba (ca 800 m asl), above the Village of El Palmar, Province of Chapare, Department of Cochabamba, Bolivia (Angulo and Reichle 2008).|
Native:Bolivia, Plurinational States of
|Lower elevation limit (metres):||800|
|Upper elevation limit (metres):||800|
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|Population:||The species is only known from the type series, comprised of three specimens.|
|Current Population Trend:||Unknown|
|Habitat and Ecology:||
This species can be found on open ground and at the base of dense, grassy vegetation in montane rainforests. Males call in the evening and after a heavy downpour during the day from dense clusters of grass as well as from open areas (Angulo and Reichle 2008).
|Use and Trade:||
There are no reports of this species being utilized.
It is not known whether this species is facing any significant threats.
There are several protected areas near
Villa Tunari, including Parque Machia and
Angulo, A., and Reichle, S. 2008. Acoustic signals, species diagnosis, and species concepts: the case of a new cryptic species of Leptodactylus (Amphibia, Anura, Leptodactylidae) from the Chapare region, Bolivia. Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society 152: 59-77.
IUCN. 2009. IUCN Red List of Threatened Species (ver. 2009.2). Available at: www.iucnredlist.org. (Accessed: 3 November 2009).
|Citation:||Angulo, A. 2009. Adenomera coca. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2009: e.T164916A5938142. . Downloaded on 29 November 2015.|