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Insuetophrynus acarpicus (Barrio's Frog)

Wikipedia Abstract

Insuetophrynus is a monotypic genus of frogs in the Rhinodermatidae family. The sole species is Insuetophrynus acarpicus, also known as Barrio's frog. It is endemic to Chile and only known from few localities on the Valdivian Coast Range between Chanchán in the Los Ríos Region in the south and Queule (southernmost Araucanía Region) and Colequal Alto in the north; the fourth locality is Mehuín, which is the type locality. The altitudinal range is 50–486 m (164–1,594 ft) asl.
View Wikipedia Record: Insuetophrynus acarpicus

Endangered Species

Status: Endangered
View IUCN Record: Insuetophrynus acarpicus

EDGE Analysis

Uniqueness Scale: Similiar (0) 
 Unique (100)
Uniqueness & Vulnerability Scale: Similiar & Secure (0) 
 Unique & Vulnerable (100)
ED Score: 33.58
EDGE Score: 6.32
View EDGE Record: Insuetophrynus acarpicus


Litters / Year [1]  1
Nocturnal [1]  Yes
Snout to Vent Length [1]  2.217 inches (5.63 cm)


Name Countries Ecozone Biome Species Report Climate Land
Valdivian temperate forests Chile, Argentina Neotropic Temperate Broadleaf and Mixed Forests

Protected Areas

Name IUCN Category Area acres Location Species Website Climate Land Use
Carlos Anwandter Sanctuary 12051 Los Ríos, Chile      
Santuario de la Naturaleza Pumalín Sanctuary 713364 Chile

Alliance for Zero Extinction (AZE) Sites

Name  Location   Map   Climate   Land Use 
Mehuin 2 Chile

Biodiversity Hotspots

Name Location Endemic Species Website
Chilean Winter Rainfall-Valdivian Forests Chile 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.
Ecoregions provided by World Wide Fund For Nature (WWF). WildFinder: Online database of species distributions, ver. 01.06 Wildfinder Database
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 (2019). GBIF Backbone Taxonomy. Checklist dataset accessed via on 2020-03-21; License: CC BY 4.0