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Conservation status
Bufo periglenes, the Golden Toad, was last recorded on May 15, 1989
Extinct
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Threatened
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Lower Risk
  • Near Threatened (NT)
  • Conservation Dependent (CD)
  • Least Concern (LC)
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Other categories
  • Data Deficient (DD)
  • Not Evaluated (NE)
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Related topics

IUCN Red List category abbreviations (version 3.1, 2001)
Comparison of Red list classes above
and NatureServe status below
NatureServe category abbreviations
Status iucn3.1 NT
Diagram of Near Threatened in relation to other IUCN categories.

Near Threatened (NT) is a conservation status given to species or lower taxa that may be threatened with extinction in the near future. However, it does not mean that the species is threatened.

The Near Threatened taxa usually includes the Vulnerable species.

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