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Glyphoglossus minutus
family: Microhylidae
subfamily: Microhylinae
 
Species Description: Das I, Yaakob N, Liat LB 2004 A new species of Calluella Stolczka, 1872 (Anura: Microhylidae) from Taman Negara, Pahang State, Peninsular Malaysia. Raffles Bull. Zool. 52;257-260

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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: Malaysia

 

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From the IUCN Red List Species Account:

 

Range Description

This species is known only from three specimens from the north-west of Taman Negara National Park in Pahang State, Peninsular Malaysia. Two of these were collected at 167m asl.

Habitat and Ecology

It occurs in lowland dipterocarp forest, and is presumed to breed by larval development. Large black ants have been found in the stomachs of this species.

Population

There is no information available on the population status of this species.

Population Trend

Unknown

Major Threats

There are no significant known threats to it, given that it occurs in a protected area.

Conservation Actions

Taman Negara National Park is the only protected area from which it is currently known.

Citation

Indraneil Das 2006. Calluella minuta. In: IUCN 2014

 

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