Gastrotheca lauzuricae

Gastrotheca lauzuricae De la Riva, 1992


Class: Amphibia

Order: Anura

Family: Amphignathodontidae

Genus: Gastrotheca




Type locality: La Siberia,  40 Km from Comarapa toward Pojo (17° 48′ S/64° 46′ O), Carrasco province, Cochabamba, 2800 m", Bolivia.



IUCN: Critically Endangered

Bolivian Red Book: Critically Endangered


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Natural History:

Call: Tadpole:

Some references:

De la Riva, I. 1992. Comentarios sobre el género Gastrotheca (Anura: Hylidae) en Bolivia y descripción de una nueva especie. Revista Espanola de Herpetologia: 15-22.

Faivovich, J., Haddad, C.F.B., Garcia, P.C.O., Frost, D.R., Campbell, J.A. and Wheeler, W.C. 2005. Systematic review of the frog family Hylidae, with special reference to Hylinae: Phylogenetic analysis and taxonomic revision. Bulletin of the American Museum of Natural History: 1-240.

IUCN. 2004. 2004 IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Downloaded on 23 November 2004.

Köhler, J. 2000. Amphibian diversity in Bolivia: a study with special reference to montane forest regions. Bonner Zoologische Monographien: 1-243.