Country distribution from AmphibiaWeb's database: China
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IUCN (Red List) status: Data Deficient (DD).
For Red List information on this species, see the IUCN species account.
From the IUCN Red List Species Account:
This species is known only from the type locality at 500-1,600m asl on Mount Huangshan, Anhui Province, China.
Habitat and Ecology
It is known from streams in forest, and is presumed to breed by larval development.
There is no information available on the population status of this species.
Habitat loss and degradation due to smallholder farming is the main threat to this species.
Its sole known locality is within Huangshanziranhewenhuayichan Nature Reserve.
Fei Liang, Ye Changyuan 2006. Xenophrys huangshanensis. In: IUCN 2012