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Chalcorana macrops
family: Ranidae
Conservation Status (definitions)
IUCN (Red List) Status Near Threatened (NT)
CITES
Other International Status None
National Status None
Regional Status None

Country distribution from AmphibiaWeb's database: Indonesia

 

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From the IUCN Red List Species Account:

 

Range Description

This species is known from central and northern Sulawesi, Indonesia. It is a lowland species, found from 900-1,000m asl, but probably occurs more widely than current records suggest.

Habitat and Ecology

It lives along streams, in which it presumably breeds, in primary and secondary forests with a canopy.

Population

It is an uncommon species and only a few specimens have been collected in recent years.

Population Trend

Decreasing

Major Threats

The main threat to this species is the loss of its forest habitat due to smallholder farming. Water pollution due to agriculture is also a threat.

Conservation Actions

Much of its habitat is protected, and it occurs in Lore Lindu and Bogani-Nani-Wartabone National Parks.

Citation

Djoko Iskandar, Mumpuni 2004. Hylarana macrops. In: IUCN 2014

 

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