Craugastor lineatus

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Craugastor lineatus
Scientific classification e
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Amphibia
Order: Anura
Family: Craugastoridae
Genus: Craugastor
Species: C. lineatus
Binomial name
Craugastor lineatus
(Brocchi, 1879)
Synonyms

Hylodes lineatus Brocchi, 1879
Eleutherodactylus lineatus (Brocchi, 1879)
Eleutherodactylus anzuetoi Stuart, 1941
Eleutherodactylus macdougalli Taylor, 1942

Craugastor lineatus, also known as the Montane robber frog, is a critically endangered frog in the family Craugastoridae. It is native to Guatemala and southern Mexico (Oaxaca and Chiapas).[1][2] It lives in lower montane evergreen forests. This is a critically endangered species which experiences a rapid population decline, probably as a result of the effects of chytridiomycosis.[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c Georgina Santos-Barrera, Manuel Acevedo, Antonio Muñoz Alonso (2004). "Craugastor lineatus". IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. IUCN. 2004: e.T56721A11523692. doi:10.2305/IUCN.UK.2004.RLTS.T56721A11523692.en. 
  2. ^ Frost, Darrel R. (2015). "Craugastor lineatus (Brocchi, 1879)". Amphibian Species of the World: an Online Reference. Version 6.0. American Museum of Natural History. Retrieved 27 October 2015.