Sierra Madre frog

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Sierra Madre frog
Scientific classification e
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Amphibia
Order: Anura
Family: Ranidae
Genus: Lithobates
Species: L. sierramadrensis
Binomial name
Lithobates sierramadrensis
(Taylor, 1939)

Rana sierramadrensis Taylor, 1939

The Sierra Madre frog, Lithobates sierramadrensis, is a species of frog in the Ranidae family endemic to the Sierra Madre del Sur in Guerrero and Oaxaca states, Mexico.[2] Its local name is rana de Sierra Madre Occidental.[1] Its natural habitats are conifer forests at intermediate elevations. Breeding takes place in streams. It is threatened by habitat loss (logging) and possibly chytridiomycosis.[1]


  1. ^ a b c Flores-Villela, O. & Canseco-Márquez, L. (2004). "Lithobates sierramadrensis". The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. IUCN. 2004: e.T58718A11829990. doi:10.2305/IUCN.UK.2004.RLTS.T58718A11829990.en. Retrieved 10 January 2018. 
  2. ^ Frost, Darrel R. (2014). "Lithobates sierramadrensis (Taylor, 1939)". Amphibian Species of the World: an Online Reference. Version 6.0. American Museum of Natural History. Retrieved 1 February 2015.