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Brazil nut poison dart frog
Adelphobates Castaneoticus 01
Physical description
Binomial nameAdelphobates castaneoticus
HabitatTropical rainforest
Lifespan7-11 years
Average Size3 cm (1.2 in)
Average weight3 grams
DietInsectivorous
Conservational Status
StatusVulnerable
IUCN status3.1
Scientific classification
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassAmphibia
OrderAnura
FamilyDendrobatidae
GenusAdelphobates
SpeciesA. castaneoticus
Distribution
Distribution of speciesBrazil, Peru

The brazil nut poison dart frog, Adelphobates castaneoticus, is a species of poison dart frog native to Brazil and Peru. It is a moderately sized species, and is thought to be the sister species to A. galactonotus. Its skin secretes pumiliotoxin B.

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