Animalia > Chordata > Amphibia > Caudata > Plethodontidae > Dendrotriton > Dendrotriton sanctibarbarus

Dendrotriton sanctibarbarus (sanctibarbarus bromeliad salamander)

Synonyms: Nototriton sanctibarbarus

Wikipedia Abstract

Dendrotriton sanctibarbarus is a species of salamander in the family Plethodontidae.It is endemic to Honduras and was first described in 1996. Its natural habitat is subtropical or tropical moist montane forests.It is threatened by habitat loss.
View Wikipedia Record: Dendrotriton sanctibarbarus

Endangered Species

Status: Critically Endangered
View IUCN Record: Dendrotriton sanctibarbarus

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


Adult Length [1]  3.307 inches (8.4 cm)
Litters / Year [1]  1

Protected Areas

Name IUCN Category Area acres Location Species Website Climate Land Use
Cusuco National Park II 44047 Honduras  
Montaña Santa Bárbara National Park II 29974 Santa Bárbara, Honduras  
Santa Barbara Cloud Forest Site   Honduras      

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
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