Christian's marsupial frog (Gastrotheca christiani)

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Christian's marsupial frog, female carrying eggs in dorsal pouch
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Christian's marsupial frog fact file

Christian's marsupial frog description

KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassAmphibia
OrderAnura
FamilyAmphignathodontidae
GenusGastrotheca (1)

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Christian's marsupial frog status

Classified as Endangered (EN) on the IUCN Red List (1).

IUCN Red List species status – Endangered

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References

  1. IUCN Red List (April, 2010)
    http://www.iucnredlist.org
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Christian's marsupial frog, female carrying eggs in dorsal pouch  
Christian's marsupial frog, female carrying eggs in dorsal pouch

© Marcos Vaira

Marcos Vaira
CONICET – CIBA
Universidad Nacional de Jujuy
Av. Gorriti 237 – 4600
S. S. de Juju, Jujuy
Argentina
mvaira@argentina.com

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