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Rhinella chavin

Synonyms: Bufo chavin

Wikipedia Abstract

Rhinella chavin is a species of toad from family Bufonidae. It is endemic to the Huánuco Region, Peru. It lives in cloud forests of eastern Andean slopes at altitudes of 2,600–3,072 metres (8,530–10,079 ft). It is listed as a critically endangered species due to a restricted range and threats from habitat loss and water pollution.
View Wikipedia Record: Rhinella chavin

Endangered Species

Status: Endangered
View IUCN Record: Rhinella chavin


Diet [1]  Carnivore (Invertebrates)
Litter Size [1]  276
Litters / Year [1]  1
Snout to Vent Length [1]  2.555 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


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.
Biodiversity Hotspots provided by Critical Ecosystem Partnership Fund
AZE sites provided by Alliance for Zero Extinction (2010). 2010 AZE Update.
Abstract provided by DBpedia licensed under a Creative Commons License