Taxon profile


Dyeing Dart Frog
Dendrobates tinctorius (Cuvier, 1797)

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Chordata - chordates »  class Amphibia - amphibians »  order Anura »  family Dendrobatidae - poison dart frog »  genus Dendrobates

Scientific synonyms

Rana tinctoria Cuvier, 1797
Calamita tinctoria (Cuvier) Schneider, 1799
Dendrobates machadoi Bokermann, 1958

Other names

= Blue Poison Frog

Least Concern



Included taxa

Number of records: 6

varietas Dendrobates tinctorius var. daudini Steindachner, 1864

Unplaced taxa

form Dendrobates tinctorius f. azureus Hoogmoed, 1969 - Blue Poison Frog

Dendrobates tinctorius f. azureus - 0000000001 1

Links and literature

EN IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2018-1 [55204]

IUCN Red List of Threatened Species [] [as Dendrobates tinctorius (Cuvier, 1797)]
Data retrieved on: 3 August 2018
EN Frost D. R.: Amphibian Species of the World [], American Museum of Natural History, New York, USA [as Dendrobates tinctorius (Cuvier, 1797)]
Data retrieved on: 22 January 2011
CZ Moravec J. (2001): České názvy živočichů IV. Obojživelníci (Amphibia), Národní muzeum, (zoologické odd.), Praha, 148 pp. [as Dendrobates tinctorius (Schneider, 1799)]

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