Bronze coqui

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Bronze coqui
Richmond coqui.jpg
Scientific classification edit
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Amphibia
Order: Anura
Family: Eleutherodactylidae
Genus: Eleutherodactylus
Species: E. richmondi
Binomial name
Eleutherodactylus richmondi
Stejneger, 1904
Synonyms

Eleutherodactylus lentus richmondi - Barbour, 1937

The bronze coqui, Richmond's coqui, coquí caoba, or coquí de Richmond (Eleutherodactylus richmondi) is a species of frog in the Eleutherodactylidae family. The specific epithet, richmondi, is dedicated to Dr. Charles W. Richmond.[1]

It is endemic to Puerto Rico, and its natural habitats are subtropical or tropical moist lowland forests and subtropical or tropical moist montane forests.

See also[edit]

External audio
Frog Call
Click here to listen to the Bronze Coqui Vocals

References[edit]

  1. ^ Stejneger, L.H. 1904. The herpetology of Porto Rico. Annual Report of the United States National Museum for 1902, pp. 553-724.
  • Ariadne Angulo (2008). "Eleutherodactylus richmondi". The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. IUCN. 2008: e.T56914A11551678. doi:10.2305/IUCN.UK.2008.RLTS.T56914A11551678.en. Retrieved 10 January 2018.