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Bolitoglossa colonnea
Bolitoglossa colonnea
Photographer: Eduardo Boza Oviedo
Collection: AmphibiaWeb

ID: 0000 0000 0410 1410 (2010-04-21)

Copyright © 2010 Eduardo Boza Oviedo

  • date of photo  Apr 19, 2008
  • latitude 9.05430   longitude -82.70370     View on Google Maps.
  • location   Uri (Bocas del Toro, Panama)
  • family Plethodontidae
  • order Caudata
  • class Amphibia
  • habitat  Forest
  • notes   Esta salamandra juvenil estaba activa de noche, sobre vegetacion baja (60 cm sobre el suelo) de un bosque nuboso, a aproximadamente 1570 m.s.n.m.. Esta es la mayor elevacion a la que esta especie ha sido registrada. La fotografia es parte del proyecto PILA-Darwin: Herramientas basicas para el manejo del Parque Internacional La Amistad ('Darwin Initiative', numero de beca 15/027: 'Baseline tools for management in P.I. La Amistad (Costa Rica/Panama)'), del Museo de Historia Natural de Londres y la Universidad de Costa Rica. /// This young salamander was active at night on low vegetation (60 cm above the ground), in a cloud forest about 1570 m a.s.l.. It is the highest elevation registred for this species. The picture is part of the PILA-Darwin Project ('Darwin Initiative' 15/027: 'Baseline tools for management in P.I. La Amistad (Costa Rica/Panama)'), of the Natural History Museum of London and the University of Costa Rica.
  • photo category: Animal - Amphibian

  • common names   Ridge-headed Salamander (AW ) Salamandra (photographer)
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