Animalia > Chordata > Amphibia > Anura > Eleutherodactylidae > Eleutherodactylus > Eleutherodactylus rufescens

Eleutherodactylus rufescens (Red Peeping Frog)

Synonyms: Eleutherodactylus nivicolimae; Eleutherodactylus nivocolimae; Syrrhophus nivicolimae; Syrrhophus rufescens; Tomodactylus rufescens
Language: Spanish

Wikipedia Abstract

Eleutherodactylus rufescens (Spanish: Rana-fisgona Roja) is a species of frog in the Eleutherodactylidae family.It is endemic to Mexico.Its natural habitat is subtropical or tropical moist montane forests.It is threatened by habitat loss.
View Wikipedia Record: Eleutherodactylus rufescens

Endangered Species

Status: Vulnerable
View IUCN Record: Eleutherodactylus rufescens

EDGE Analysis

Uniqueness Scale: Similiar (0) 
 Unique (100)
Uniqueness & Vulnerability Scale: Similiar & Secure (0) 
 Unique & Vulnerable (100)
ED Score: 10.35
EDGE Score: 3.82


Litter Size [1]  12
Litters / Year [1]  1
Snout to Vent Length [1]  0.976 inches (2.48 cm)

Protected Areas

Name IUCN Category Area acres Location Species Website Climate Land Use
Nevado de Colima National Park II   Mexico      

Alliance for Zero Extinction (AZE) Sites

Name  Location   Map   Climate   Land Use 
Coalcoman-Pomaro Mexico      

Biodiversity Hotspots

Name Location Endemic Species Website
Madrean Pine-Oak Woodlands Mexico, United States Yes

Range Map

External References


Attributes / relations provided by
1Oliveira, Brunno Freire; São-Pedro, Vinícius Avelar; Santos-Barrera, Georgina; Penone, Caterina; C. Costa, Gabriel. (2017) AmphiBIO, a global database for amphibian ecological traits. Sci. Data.
Biodiversity Hotspots provided by Critical Ecosystem Partnership Fund
AZE sites provided by Alliance for Zero Extinction (2010). 2010 AZE Update.
Abstract provided by DBpedia licensed under a Creative Commons License
Species taxanomy provided by GBIF Secretariat (2022). GBIF Backbone Taxonomy. Checklist dataset accessed via on 2023-06-13; License: CC BY 4.0