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Rhinella chavin

Synonyms: Bufo chavin

Wikipedia Abstract

Rhinella chavin is a species of toad from Bufonidae family that is endemic to Peru. It is listed as a critical endangered species due to a restricted range caused by habitat loss and water pollution. It lives in altitudes of 2,600–3,000 metres (8,500–9,800 ft).
View Wikipedia Record: Rhinella chavin

Endangered Species

Status: Critically Endangered
View IUCN Record: Rhinella chavin


Diet [1]  Carnivore (Invertebrates)
Litter Size [1]  276
Litters / Year [1]  1
Snout to Vent Length [1]  2.6 inches (6.49 cm)

Alliance for Zero Extinction (AZE) Sites

Name  Location   Map   Climate   Land Use 
Carpish Peru

Biodiversity Hotspots

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

Range Map



Attributes / relations provided by
1Oliveira, Brunno Freire; São-Pedro, Vinícius Avelar; Santos-Barrera, Georgina; Penone, Caterina; C. Costa, Gabriel. (2017) AmphiBIO, a global database for amphibian ecological traits. Sci. Data.
Biodiversity Hotspots provided by Critical Ecosystem Partnership Fund
AZE sites provided by Alliance for Zero Extinction (2010). 2010 AZE Update.
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