Pristimantis rhodostichus

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Pristimantis rhodostichus
Scientific classification e
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Amphibia
Order: Anura
Family: Craugastoridae
Genus: Pristimantis
Species: P. rhodostichus
Binomial name
Pristimantis rhodostichus
(Duellman & Pramuk, 1999)

Eleutherodactylus rhodostichus Duellman & Pramuk, 1999[2]

Pristimantis rhodostichus is a species of frog in the family Craugastoridae. It is found in the Zamora-Chinchipe Province of southern Ecuador and the Amazonas Department of northern Peru.[3]

Its natural habitat are primary cloud and montane forests. It is threatened by habitat loss caused by agriculture and logging.[1]


  1. ^ a b Rodríguez, L.; Martinez, J.L.; Arizabal, W.; Neira, D.; Almeida, D. & Nogales, F. (2004). "Pristimantis rhodostichus". IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2014.3. International Union for Conservation of Nature. Retrieved 7 December 2014. 
  2. ^ Duellman, William E.; Pramuk, Jennifer B. (1999). "Frogs of the genus Eleutherodactylus (Anura: Leptodactylidae) in the Andes of northern Peru". Scientific Papers. Natural History Museum, University of Kansas. 13: 1–78. 
  3. ^ Frost, Darrel R. (2014). "Pristimantis rhodostichus (Duellman and Pramuk, 1999)". Amphibian Species of the World: an Online Reference. Version 6.0. American Museum of Natural History. Retrieved 7 December 2014.