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Hydrolaetare dantasi
family: Leptodactylidae
 
Species Description: Souza and Haddad, 2003, J. Herpetol., 37: 491.
Conservation Status (definitions)
IUCN (Red List) Status Least Concern (LC)
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 State of Acre in the Brazilian Amazon. Its range is very poorly known, and it presumably ranges more widely, including into neighbouring Peru and Bolivia.

Habitat and Ecology

This species can be found in the forest floor in the tropical rainforest. Reproductive mode is unknown, but it is presumably by larval development in water.

Population

Few specimens have been collected. Its abundance is unknown.

Population Trend

Stable

Major Threats

Some logging for timber is now taking place within its range, but overall it occurs in an area of limited human impact.

Conservation Actions

It occurs in several protected areas.

Taxonomic Notes

This species was moved from the genus Leptodactylus to the genus Hydrolaetare by de Souza and Haddad (2003).

Citation

Claudia Azevedo-Ramos, Ulisses Caramaschi, Claude Gascon 2004. Hydrolaetare dantasi. In: IUCN 2014

 

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