"Cochranella" duidaeana

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"Cochranella" duidaeana_table_infobox_0

"Cochranella" duidaeana"Cochranella" duidaeana_header_cell_0_0_0
Conservation status"Cochranella" duidaeana_header_cell_0_1_0
Scientific classification "Cochranella""Cochranella" duidaeana_header_cell_0_2_0
Kingdom:"Cochranella" duidaeana_cell_0_3_0 Animalia"Cochranella" duidaeana_cell_0_3_1
Phylum:"Cochranella" duidaeana_cell_0_4_0 Chordata"Cochranella" duidaeana_cell_0_4_1
Class:"Cochranella" duidaeana_cell_0_5_0 Amphibia"Cochranella" duidaeana_cell_0_5_1
Order:"Cochranella" duidaeana_cell_0_6_0 Anura"Cochranella" duidaeana_cell_0_6_1
Family:"Cochranella" duidaeana_cell_0_7_0 Centrolenidae"Cochranella" duidaeana_cell_0_7_1
Genus:"Cochranella" duidaeana_cell_0_8_0 "Cochranella""Cochranella" duidaeana_cell_0_8_1
Species:"Cochranella" duidaeana_cell_0_9_0 "C." duidaeana"Cochranella" duidaeana_cell_0_9_1
Binomial name"Cochranella" duidaeana_header_cell_0_10_0
Synonyms"Cochranella" duidaeana_header_cell_0_11_0

"Cochranella" duidaeana, commonly known as the Duida Cochran frog, is a species of frog in the family Centrolenidae. "Cochranella" duidaeana_sentence_0

It is endemic to Cerro Duida, Venezuela. "Cochranella" duidaeana_sentence_1

The generic placement of this species within the subfamily Centroleninae is uncertain (incertae sedis ). "Cochranella" duidaeana_sentence_2

Taxonomy and systematics "Cochranella" duidaeana_section_0

This species was originally described as Centrolenella duidaeana. "Cochranella" duidaeana_sentence_3

However, most subsequent studies have placed it in the genus Cochranella. "Cochranella" duidaeana_sentence_4

A study published in 2002 suggested that it belongs to the Cochranella spinosa group. "Cochranella" duidaeana_sentence_5

However, morphological data do not allow unambiguous generic placement. "Cochranella" duidaeana_sentence_6

With no molecular data available, it is for the time being retained in Cochranella. "Cochranella" duidaeana_sentence_7

Description "Cochranella" duidaeana_section_1

Adult males measure 20.8–22.1 mm (0.82–0.87 in) in snout–vent length; females are unknown. "Cochranella" duidaeana_sentence_8

The tympanum is inconspicuous. "Cochranella" duidaeana_sentence_9

The dorsum is uniformly green. "Cochranella" duidaeana_sentence_10

The iris is greenish-yellowish. "Cochranella" duidaeana_sentence_11

Dorsal skin is finely granular. "Cochranella" duidaeana_sentence_12

Habitat and conservation "Cochranella" duidaeana_section_2

The species is known from the southern tip of the summit of Cerro Duida at an elevation of about 2,140 m (7,020 ft) above sea level. "Cochranella" duidaeana_sentence_13

It occurs in shrubs in montane forest along streams. "Cochranella" duidaeana_sentence_14

There are no known threats to this species. "Cochranella" duidaeana_sentence_15

It occurs in the Duida-Marahuaca National Park. "Cochranella" duidaeana_sentence_16


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