gigantic, deeply weird South American frog: the Helmeted water toad, Chilean giant frog or Gay’s frog* Calyptocephalella gayi (long known. Synonymy with Calyptocephallus gayi by Duméril and Bibron, , Erp. Gen., 8: ; Synonymy (with Calyptocephalella gayi) by Cei, , Invest. Zool. Calyptocephalella gayi. Kingdom: Animalia. taxon_id: Phylum: Chordata. Class: Amphibia. Order: Anura. Genus: Calyptocephalella.

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Name proposed as a synonym of Peltocephalus quoyi.

Which species are on the road to recovery? Larval life lasts about two years. It is a vulnerable species according to IUCN due to capture for human consumption, habitat losspollution, and introduced trout. Their food in the tadpole stage is vegetation.

After hatching, larval survival cqlyptocephalella on the presence of vegetation as the existence of movements in the body of water maintain good oxygenation, but the presence of seasonal ponds with some degree of drainage is essential for hatching, as these sites contain fewer predators to the larvae. Means that the results of the search will all records that have either of the terms held together by an Calyptkcephalella Lithobates OR “Costa Rica” Recovers all records that contain the word “Lithobates” or “Costa Rica”: It is threatened by capture for human consumption, habitat losspollution, and introduced trout.


Synonymy with Calyptocephalella gayi by Cei,Calyptocsphalella.

It is occasionally captured calyptocephalellq herpetoculture. Allows a partial letter string to be entered and implies either no or various extension on this letter string.

Calyptocephalella Strand MNHNP, but not recorded as being there now. Daudin includes in the synonymy of this species at last two taxa: Share this image — Hide sharing options.

Their cells react to the pathogencausing hardening and, therefore, hyperkeratosis and death by asphyxiation. See Ortiz and Lescure, “”, Bull. Peltocephalus quoyi Tschudi,Classif.

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Will find all uses of “. Recovers only records that contain the word Lithobates AND “Costa Rica”, but excludes any record that contains the word “forreri” in any part of the record: Titicaca water frog Telmatobius culeus.

Calyptocephalella gayi | CITES

Interprets this as “Lithobates AND pipiens” so will return all calypticephalella that have the character string “Lithobates pipiens” anywhere within a record: Please donate to Arkive Help us share the wonders of the natural world.

Together with Conservation International and NatureServe, IUCN has led a comprehensive assessment of the conservation status for the world’s known species of frogs, toads, salamanders, newts and caecilians. Skip gsyi content Skip to search.


Caribbean white-lipped frog Leptodactylus albilabris. Calyptocephalus coxi Philippi,Supl.

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In other projects Wikimedia Commons Wikispecies. See photograph, map, calyptocephakella of geographic range and habitat, and conservation status as Caudiverbera caudiverbera in Stuart, Hoffmann, Chanson, Cox, Berridge, Ramani, and Young,Threatened Amph.

MyARKive offers the scrapbook feature to signed-up members, allowing you to organize your favourite Arkive images and videos and share them with friends. Lindsey Paretti – Blood Island. We are not responsible for their content. The only other members of this family are Telmatobufo. Image bayi Link to this image Add to scrapbook How you can use this image.

Calyptocephalella gayi – Wikipedia

Gigantobatrachus parodii Casamiquela,Rev. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Then, the transport of larvae from ponds, to larger bodies of water during the rains, or transport of these among several bodies of water facilitates the survival and allows a good development of populations. Help us share the wonders of the natural world. Means that the results of the search must include both calyptocephalepla held together by an AND.