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Nectophrynoides asperginis (Kihansi Spray Toad)

Wikipedia Abstract

The Kihansi spray toad, Nectophrynoides asperginis, is a small toad endemic to Tanzania. The species is live-bearing and insectivorous. The Kihansi spray toad is currently categorized as "Extinct in the wild" by the International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN), though the species persists in ex situ, captive breeding populations.
View Wikipedia Record: Nectophrynoides asperginis

Endangered Species

Status: Extinct in the wild
View IUCN Record: Nectophrynoides asperginis

EDGE Analysis

Uniqueness Scale: Similiar (0) 
2
 Unique (100)
Uniqueness & Vulnerability Scale: Similiar & Secure (0) 
63
 Unique & Vulnerable (100)
ED Score: 6.85
EDGE Score: 4.83

Attributes

Maximum Longevity [1]  5 years

Alliance for Zero Extinction (AZE) Sites

Name  Location   Map   Climate   Land Use 
Udzungwa Mountains Tanzania, United Republic of

Institutions (Zoos, etc.)

    Maps
Institution Infraspecies / Breed 
Bronx Zoo/Wildlife Conservat'n Society
Omaha's Henry Doorly Zoo
Toledo Zoological Gardens

Range Map

Photos

Citations

Attributes / relations provided by 1de Magalhaes, J. P., and Costa, J. (2009) A database of vertebrate longevity records and their relation to other life-history traits. Journal of Evolutionary Biology 22(8):1770-1774
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
Weather provided by NOAA METAR Data Access