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Bokermannohyla ibitiguara
family: Hylidae
subfamily: Hylinae

© 2012 Thiago R. Carvalho (1 of 2)

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Conservation Status (definitions)
IUCN (Red List) Status Data Deficient (DD)
CITES
Other International Status None
National Status None
Regional Status None

Country distribution from AmphibiaWeb's database: Brazil

 

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From the IUCN Red List Species Account:

 

Range Description

This species is known only from the type locality, Alpinópolis, and from the immediate vicinity, in the Serra da Canastra, Minas Gerais State, Brazil. This is a poorly sampled region for amphibians, so it might occur more widely.

Habitat and Ecology

It occurs in rocky habitats in savannah, on stones or trees near small waterfalls of permanent streams. There is no information regarding its breeding habits, but it is likely to breed by larval development in steams.

Population

There is no information regarding its population status.

Population Trend

Unknown

Major Threats

Potential threats to this species include habitat degradation due to agricultural development and infrastructure development for human settlement and tourism, and also fires.

Conservation Actions

Its range includes Parque Nacional da Serra da Canastra.

Taxonomic Notes

This species was previously within the genus Hyla but has recently been moved to the genus Bokermannohyla (Faivovich et al. 2005).

Citation

Ulisses Caramaschi, Paula Cabral Eterovick 2004. Bokermannohyla ibitiguara. In: IUCN 2014

 

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