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Atelopus senex. Extinct

Atelopus senex extinct.

Description:

It is classified in the Bufonidae family, this species of poisonous frog is considered extinct. I took this picture back in 1988 in Monteverde (a print) , I reproduced it in slide, I did a projection, and get this digital, that is why the quality is not so good. The frog was about 5.5 cm.

Habitat:

Cloud forest, river edges

Notes:

Extinct.

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4 Comments

Jae
Jae a month ago

:(

After many years finally, I get the ID for this extinct species of frog.

This species is extint...
Did you know today is Save the Frogs Day?

Chris Carille
Chris Carille 8 years ago

Atelopus zeteki? The Panamanian golden toad?

Jonathan Sequeira
Spotted by
Jonathan Sequeira

Monteverde, Provincia de Puntarenas, Costa Rica

Spotted on Nov 12, 1987
Submitted on Aug 29, 2011

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