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.

Author: Dozshura Nikozil
Country: Nepal
Language: English (Spanish)
Genre: Music
Published (Last): 27 January 2013
Pages: 387
PDF File Size: 4.59 Mb
ePub File Size: 8.36 Mb
ISBN: 167-3-87230-465-4
Downloads: 40748
Price: Free* [*Free Regsitration Required]
Uploader: Dailar

Formulated diets for giant Chilean frog Calyptocephalella gayi tadpoles. Please donate to Arkive Help us share the wonders of the natural world. Blog Log of changes and additions, How to cite How to use History of the project Comments on version 5. Webarchive template wayback links Articles with ‘species’ microformats.

To date, the project has involved the input of more than herpetologists from around the world. If you are able to help please contact: Allows a partial letter string to be entered and implies either no or various extension on this letter string. MyARKive offers the scrapbook feature to signed-up members, allowing you to organize your favourite Arkive images and videos and share them with friends.

Laguna Blanca, Chubut, Argentina [Miocene]. Name proposed as a synonym of Peltocephalus quoyi. The only other members of this family are Telmatobufo.

Oiacurus feuillae — Fitzinger,Syst. Calyptocephala caudiverbera — Donoso-Barros,Bol. In other projects Wikimedia Commons Wikispecies. Retrieved 21 March Peltocephalus quoyi Tschudi,Classif. Other causes calyyptocephalella are competition that occurs between X. Uroplatus caudiverbera — Boulenger,Cat. Interprets this as “Lithobates AND pipiens” so will return all records that have calyptocephalell character string “Lithobates pipiens” anywhere within a record: Blog Friday 05 October Wildscreen With: AfricachimpanzeeconservationfilmIn the Fieldlab chimpsLiberiaPrimatesprimatologyrehabilitationtrue storywildlifewildlife filmWildscreen Festival.


Calyptocephalella gayi

Authentication This information is awaiting authentication by a species expert, and will be updated as soon as possible. See photograph, map, description of geographic range and habitat, and conservation status as Caudiverbera caudiverbera in Stuart, Hoffmann, Chanson, Cox, Berridge, Ramani, and Young,Threatened Amph.

Lindsey Paretti – Blood Island Africachimpanzeeconservationfilm calyptocephzlella, In the Fieldlab chimpsLiberiaPrimatesprimatologyrehabilitationtrue storywildlifewildlife filmWildscreen Festival.

For more information on the assessment of the conservation status of the world’s amphibians, please see the amphibian portal on the IUCN Red List of Threatened Species at www.

Calyptocephalella gayi | CITES

Note on the type locality from E. Gecko cristatus Daudin, “An. MNHNC according to the original publication. The larvae prefer cooler areas of the body of water and protective aquatic vegetation, unlike toad larvae that occupy the same sites and have a higher degree of pigmentation that protects them from the solar rays.

Means that the results of the search will all records that have either of the terms held together by an OR Lithobates OR calyptocsphalella Rica” Calyptocephalela all records that contain the word “Lithobates” or “Costa Rica”: Lacerta caudiverbera Linnaeus,Syst. Calyptocephalella Strand Downloaded on 3 January Calyptocehalella up to our newsletter Get the latest wild news direct to your inbox. Skip to content Skip to search.

Views Read Edit View history.

Image credit Link to this image Add to scrapbook How you can use this image. Wildscreen With – Tom Hooker: 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. 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.


By using this site, you agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy. Share this image — Hide sharing options. Calyptocephalus ater Philippi,Supl. It may NOT be used within Apps. Team WILD, an elite squadron of science superheroes, needs your help! Help us share the wonders of the natural world.

After hatching, larval survival depends 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. Named as a synonym of Lacerta caudiverbera Linnaeus, MNHNP, but not recorded as being there now. Terms of Use – The displayed portlet may be used as a link from your website to Arkive’s online content for private, scientific, conservation or educational purposes only.

It is threatened by capture for human consumption, habitat losspollution, and introduced trout. Synonymy with Calyptocephalella gayi by Cei,Invest.