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Philautus worcesteri
Smooth-Skinned Tree Frog
family: Rhacophoridae
subfamily: Rhacophorinae
Conservation Status (definitions)
IUCN (Red List) Status Vulnerable (VU)
CITES
Other International Status None
National Status None
Regional Status None

Country distribution from AmphibiaWeb's database: Philippines

 

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From the Encyclopedia of Life account:

Type Locality

Mt. Apo, Mindanao Island, Philippines. The mountain is located in the southern portions of the island, between Davao City, Davao del Sur Province, and Cotabato Province; type stored in the National Museum of Natural History, Smithsonian Institution, Washington DC, USA (USNM 34784)


Author: Siler, Cameron
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Faunal Affinity

Mindanao Pleistocene Aggregate Island Complex (PAIC; Brown and Diesmos, 2002).


Author: Siler, Cameron
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Distribution

This species is recognized to occur throughout much of Mindanao Island, southern Philippines, and has been documented from mountain ranges in the provinces of Agusan del Norte, Davao, Misamis Occidental, and Zamboanga del Norte.


Author: Siler, Cameron
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