Site: Boca de Tiputini
East Coordinate: 438600
North Coordinate: 9908975
Site description: Intervened mainland forest, crops and human settlements next to the Ayayacu River.
Scientific name: Lithodytes lineatus
Common name: Gold-striped Frog
Natural History: Primary and secondary tropical humid forest. It can be found at the edge of the forest. It is usually observed near the entrances to ant nests, and males have been recorded singing next to the nests or from their underground chambers.
General distribution: Amazon from Peru, Ecuador, Bolivia and Brazil to southern Venezuela and the Guyanas; possibly Trinidad.
Distribution in Ecuador: Amazonia
Conservation Status: LC Least Concern
CITES: No appendix