Frog
Project

Conservation Assessment of Threatened Amphibians

Duration
2010 - 2011
Location
Colombia, Venezuela
Species protected
Tamá Harlequin Frog Atelopus tamaense
Inger’s Robber Frog Strabomantis ingeri

Project objectives

While this project was completed in 2011, participating scientists have recently announced the discovery of two new species of salamander, Bolitoglossa leandrae and Bolitoglossa tamaense. New to science, the discovery of these small salamander species represents an exciting development for the project.

Threaths

Habitat loss & degradation