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Plectrohyla ephemera (Cerro Las Flores Spikethumb Frog)

Wikipedia Abstract

Plectrohyla ephemera is a species of frog in the Hylidae family.It is endemic to Mexico.Its natural habitats are subtropical or tropical moist montane forests and rivers.It is threatened by habitat loss.
View Wikipedia Record: Plectrohyla ephemera

Endangered Species

Status: Critically Endangered
View IUCN Record: Plectrohyla ephemera

EDGE Analysis

Uniqueness Scale: Similiar (0) 
 Unique (100)
Uniqueness & Vulnerability Scale: Similiar & Secure (0) 
 Unique & Vulnerable (100)
ED Score: 7.97
EDGE Score: 4.97


Litters / Year [1]  1
Nocturnal [1]  Yes
Snout to Vent Length [1]  2.331 inches (5.92 cm)

Protected Areas

Name IUCN Category Area acres Location Species Website Climate Land Use
Zona de Preservacion Ecologica Cerro de las Flores Certified   Mexico      
Zona de Preservacion Ecologica Cerro de las Flores-Chayotepec   Mexico      

Alliance for Zero Extinction (AZE) Sites

Name  Location   Map   Climate   Land Use 
Cerro de las Flores Mexico      

Range Map


External References



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.
Protected Areas provided by Le Saout, S., Hoffmann, M., Shi, Y., Hughes, A., Bernard, C., Brooks, T.M., Bertzky, B., Butchart, S.H.M., Stuart, S.N., Badman, T. & Rodrigues, A.S.L. (2013) Protected areas and effective biodiversity conservation. Science, 342, 803–805
AZE sites provided by Alliance for Zero Extinction (2010). 2010 AZE Update.
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