Centrolene huilense

Conservation status

Data Deficient (IUCN 3.1)[1]

Scientific classification

Kingdom:
Animalia

Phylum:
Chordata

Class:
Amphibia

Order:
Anura

Family:
Centrolenidae

Genus:
Centrolene

Species:
C. huilense

Binomial name

Centrolene huilense
Ruíz-Carranza & Lynch, 1995

Centrolene huilense is a species of frog in the Centrolenidae family. It is endemic to Colombia and only known from the region of its type locality near Isnos, on the Cordillera Central in the Huila Department.[2][3]
Description[edit]
Males measure 24–27 mm (0.94–1.06 in) in snout–vent length. Texture of dorsal skin of males is shagreen with spinules.[4]
Habitat and conservation[edit]
Its natural habitats are sub-Andean forests (cloud forests). It occurs on vegetation beside water sources or in streams. Major threat to this species is habitat destruction.[1]
References[edit]

^ a b Wild, E. & Lynch, J. (2004). “Centrolene huilense”. IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2015.2. International Union for Conservation of Nature. Retrieved 31 July 2015. 
^ Frost, Darrel R. (2015). “Centrolene huilense Ruiz-Carranza and Lynch, 1995”. Amphibian Species of the World: an Online Reference. Version 6.0. American Museum of Natural History. Retrieved 31 July 2015. 
^ Acosta-Galvis, A.R. (2015). “Centrolene huilense Ruiz & Lynch, 1995”. Lista de los Anfibios de Colombia V.05.2015. www.batrachia.com. Retrieved 31 July 2015. 
^ Guayasamin, J. M.; Bustamante, M. R.; Almeida-Reinoso, D.; Funk, W. C. (2006). “Glass frogs (Centrolenidae) of Yanayacu Biological Station, Ecuador, with the description of a new species and comments on centrolenid systematics” (PDF). Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society. 147 (4): 489–513. doi:10.1111/j.1096-3642.2006.00223.x. 

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