kids encyclopedia robot

Atelopus ignescens facts for kids

Kids Encyclopedia Facts

Quick facts for kids
Atelopus ignescens
Atelopus ignescens.jpg
Conservation status
Scientific classification
Kingdom:
Phylum:
Class:
Order:
Family:
Genus:
Species:
A. ignescens
Binomial name
Atelopus ignescens
(Cornalia, 1849)
Synonyms

Atelopus carinatus Andersson, 1945
Phryniscus laevis Günther, 1858

The Atelopus ignescens was a species of toad. It was often known as the Jambato toad or the Quito stubfoot toad. They belonged to the family Bufonidae. They lived in Ecuador. Their habitat was subtropical or tropical high-altitude. It was believed to be the closest relative of the Carrikeri Harlequin Frog.

Books

kids search engine
Atelopus ignescens Facts for Kids. Kiddle Encyclopedia.