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Rhinella chavin

Synonyms: Bufo chavin

Wikipedia Abstract

Chaunus chavin is a newly described 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 ( ).
View Wikipedia Record: Rhinella chavin

Endangered Species

Status: Critically Endangered
View IUCN Record: Rhinella chavin

Alliance for Zero Extinction (AZE) Sites

Name  Location   Map   Climate   Land Use 
Carpish Peru

Biodiversity Hotspots

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

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Citations

Species recognized by , , 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.
Biodiversity Hotspots provided by Biodiversity Hotspots, Conservation International
AZE sites provided by Alliance for Zero Extinction (2010). 2010 AZE Update.
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Abstract provided by DBpedia licensed under a Creative Commons License
Range map provided by IUCN (International Union for Conservation of Nature), Conservation International & NatureServe. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species Version 2014.1. www.iucnredlist.org
Weather provided by NOAA METAR Data Access