Animalia > Chordata > Amphibia > Caudata > Plethodontidae > Dendrotriton > Dendrotriton bromeliacius

Dendrotriton bromeliacius (Volcan Tajumulco bromeliad salamander)

Synonyms: Chiropterotriton bromeliacia; Dendrotriton bromeliacia; Oedipus bromeliacia

Wikipedia Abstract

Dendrotriton bromeliacius is a species of salamander in the family Plethodontidae.It is found in Guatemala and possibly Mexico.Its natural habitat is subtropical or tropical moist montane forests.It is threatened by habitat loss.
View Wikipedia Record: Dendrotriton bromeliacius

Endangered Species

Status: Critically Endangered
View IUCN Record: Dendrotriton bromeliacius

EDGE Analysis

Uniqueness Scale: Similiar (0) 
 Unique (100)
Uniqueness & Vulnerability Scale: Similiar & Secure (0) 
 Unique & Vulnerable (100)
ED Score: 20.48
EDGE Score: 5.15


Litters / Year [1]  1

Alliance for Zero Extinction (AZE) Sites

Name  Location   Map   Climate   Land Use 
Guatemalan/Mexican Pacific Coastal Mountains Guatemala

Biodiversity Hotspots

Name Location Endemic Species Website
Mesoamerica Belize, Costa Rica, El Salvador, Guatemala, Honduras, Mexico, Nicaragua, Panama 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