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Telmatobius colanensis

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Kingdom  Animalia
Order  Anura
Genus  Telmatobius
Higher classification  Telmatobius
People also search for  Telmatobius degener
Phylum  Chordata
Family  Telmatobiidae
Scientific name  Telmatobius colanensis
Rank  Species

Telmatobius colanensis is a species of frog in the Telmatobiidae family. It is endemic to northern Peru and only known from its type locality on the Cordillera Colán, near La Peca, Amazonas Region.

Telmatobius colanensis is a riparian, semi-aquatic frog living in rocky high-gradient streams in undisturbed cloud forest. It is present in the Cordillera de Colán National Sanctuary. Outside the reserve, habitat loss is a threat. Also chytridiomycosis is a serious risk.

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Telmatobius colanensis Wikipedia


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