Overview

Distribution

Range Description

This species is known from Valle del Cauca Department on the western flank of the Cordillera Occidental in Colombia, from 1,750-2,600m asl.
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Ecology

Habitat

Habitat and Ecology

Habitat and Ecology
It is usually active in the medium-high canopy inside primary and good quality secondary forest. It breeds by direct development.

Systems
  • Terrestrial
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Conservation

Conservation Status

IUCN Red List Assessment


Red List Category
EN
Endangered

Red List Criteria
B1ab(iii)

Version
3.1

Year Assessed
2004

Assessor/s
Fernando Castro, Maria Isabel Herrera, John Lynch

Reviewer/s
Global Amphibian Assessment Coordinating Team (Simon Stuart, Janice Chanson, Neil Cox and Bruce Young)

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Justification
Listed as Endangered because its Extent of Occurrence is less than 5,000 km2, its distribution is severely fragmented, and there is continuing decline in the extent and quality of its habitat on the Western Cordillera of the Colombian Andes.
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Population

Population
It is not a rare species, but it is not common either.

Population Trend
Decreasing
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Threats

Major Threats
The major threat to the species is habitat loss caused by deforestation for agricultural development (including the planting of illegal crops).
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Management

Conservation Actions

Conservation Actions
It occurs in Parque Nacional Natural Los Farallones de Cali.
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