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Telmatobius thompsoni (Thompson's water frog)

Wikipedia Abstract

Telmatobius thompsoni is a species of frog in the Telmatobiidae family.It is endemic to Peru.Its natural habitats are subtropical or tropical high-altitude shrubland, rivers, swamps, freshwater marshes, and intermittent freshwater marshes.
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EDGE Analysis

Uniqueness Scale: Similiar (0) 
 Unique (100)
Uniqueness & Vulnerability Scale: Similiar & Secure (0) 
 Unique & Vulnerable (100)
ED Score: 11.76
EDGE Score: 4.63


Litters / Year [1]  1
Snout to Vent Length [1]  3.0 inches (7.73 cm)


Name Countries Ecozone Biome Species Report Climate Land
Cordillera Central páramo Ecuador, Peru Neotropic Montane Grasslands and Shrublands

Alliance for Zero Extinction (AZE) Sites

Name  Location   Map   Climate   Land Use 
Carretera Otuzco-Huamachuco 2 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.
Ecoregions provided by World Wide Fund For Nature (WWF). WildFinder: Online database of species distributions, ver. 01.06 WWF WildFINDER
Biodiversity Hotspots provided by Critical Ecosystem Partnership Fund
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