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Pristimantis phragmipleuron

Synonyms: Eleutherodactylus phragmipleuron

Wikipedia Abstract

Pristimantis phragmipleuron is a species of frog in the Craugastoridae family. It is endemic to Colombia where it is only from its type locality, Pan de Azúcar, Cordillera Central, in the Antioquia Department.Its natural habitat is tropical cloud forest. It is a rare species threatened by habitat loss; the habitat at the type locality has badly suffered from human settlement and the collection of firewood.
View Wikipedia Record: Pristimantis phragmipleuron

Endangered Species

Status: Critically Endangered
View IUCN Record: Pristimantis phragmipleuron

EDGE Analysis

Uniqueness Scale: Similiar (0) 
 Unique (100)
Uniqueness & Vulnerability Scale: Similiar & Secure (0) 
 Unique & Vulnerable (100)
ED Score: 7.25
EDGE Score: 4.88

Alliance for Zero Extinction (AZE) Sites

Name  Location   Map   Climate   Land Use 
Cerro de Pan de Azúcar Colombia

Biodiversity Hotspots

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

Range Map



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AZE sites provided by Alliance for Zero Extinction (2010). 2010 AZE Update.
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