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Ranitomeya abdita

Synonyms: Dendrobates abditus

Wikipedia Abstract

Ranitomeya abdita is a species of poison dart frog. It is endemic to Ecuador. Little is known about R. abdita, but it is believed to be threatened by the fungus, Batrachochytrium dendrobatidis. The frog may be endangered as a result of fungal infections and habitat loss.
View Wikipedia Record: Ranitomeya abdita

Endangered Species

Status: Critically Endangered
View IUCN Record: Ranitomeya abdita

EDGE Analysis

Uniqueness Scale: Similiar (0) 
2
 Unique (100)
Uniqueness & Vulnerability Scale: Similiar & Secure (0) 
60
 Unique & Vulnerable (100)
ED Score: 5.56
EDGE Score: 4.65

Protected Areas

Name IUCN Category Area acres Location Species Website Map Climate Land Use
Cayambe-Coca Ecological Reserve VI 921676 Ecuador  

Alliance for Zero Extinction (AZE) Sites

Name  Location   Map   Climate   Land Use 
Cayambe-Coca Ecological Reserve and surrouding areas Ecuador

Biodiversity Hotspots

Name Location Endemic Species Website Map
Tropical Andes Argentina, Bolivia, Chile, Colombia, Ecuador, Peru, Venezuela Yes

Distribution

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Citations

Species recognized by , , ITIS Global: The Integrated Taxonomic Information System in Catalog of Life 2011
Endangered Status provided by IUCN 2012. IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2012.2 <www.iucnredlist.org> Downloaded on 11 April 2013.
Protected Areas provided by Le Saout, S., Hoffmann, M., Shi, Y., Hughes, A., Bernard, C., Brooks, T.M., Bertzky, B., Butchart, S.H.M., Stuart, S.N., Badman, T. & Rodrigues, A.S.L. (2013) Protected areas and effective biodiversity conservation. Science, 342, 803–805
Biodiversity Hotspots provided by Biodiversity Hotspots, Conservation International
AZE sites provided by Alliance for Zero Extinction (2010). 2010 AZE Update.
Images provided by Google Image Search
Abstract provided by DBpedia licensed under a Creative Commons License
EDGE analysis provided by EDGE of Existence programme, Zoological Society of London
Weather provided by NOAA METAR Data Access