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Mountain Spiny Chest Frog

Alsodes montanus Lataste ex Philippi 1902

Distribution

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At present is restricted to the drainage system of the Maipo river, between 1400 and 3000m a.s.l., Chile.
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Diagnostic Description

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Descripción original T. omnino laevis, supra niger iinmaculatus, capite angustiore (diametri 17 mm.,) membrana natatoria pedum posteriorum fere usque ad apicem digitorum extensa. Longti. corporis 49mm. Se parece tanto a Alsodes laevis, que se podrá creer a la primera vista, que es la misma especie. Tiene casi exactamente la misma forma, el mismo color negro por encima, ceniciento pálido debajo, la misma piel lisa, pero la cabeza es un poco mas angosta, y la membrana nataroria se extiende casi hasta la punta de los dedos. Hay dos tubérculos subarticulares muy visibles, blancos en los dos dedos interiores, pero la tuberancia de la palma es apenas sensible; con lente se ven tuberculitos chicos en la línea mediana de los otros dedos. Dimensiones: Longitud total 49 mm., anchura de la cabeza 17 mm., longitud del muslo 27 mm., de la pierna otro tanto, del tarso 18 mm., del pié hasta la estremidad del dedo mas largo 17 mm.
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Conservation Status

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CR. Critically Endangered.
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Alsodes montanus

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Alsodes montanus is a species of frog in the family Alsodidae found in Chile and possibly Argentina. Its natural habitats are temperate shrubland and rivers. It is threatened by habitat loss.[1]

References

  1. ^ a b IUCN SSC Amphibian Specialist Group (2016). "Alsodes montanus". IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. 2016: e.T929A79808437. Retrieved 24 July 2020.
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Alsodes montanus: Brief Summary

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Alsodes montanus is a species of frog in the family Alsodidae found in Chile and possibly Argentina. Its natural habitats are temperate shrubland and rivers. It is threatened by habitat loss.

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