Scutiger bhutanensis
family: Megophryidae

Country distribution from AmphibiaWeb's database: Bhutan

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


From the IUCN Red List Species Account:


Range Description

This species is known only from the type specimen collected in Bhutan. As the type locality for this species is only given as 'Bhutan', it has not been possible to produce an accurate distribution map for it.

Habitat and Ecology

Although nothing is currently known about the habitat of this species it is presumed to be associated with and to breed in streams, like other species of the genus.


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

Population Trend


Major Threats

The threats to this species are not known.

Conservation Actions

It is not known whether or not this species occurs in protected areas.


Annemarie Ohler, Jigme Palden 2004. Scutiger bhutanensis. In: IUCN 2014


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