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Bokermannohyla carvalhoi
family: Hylidae
subfamily: Hylinae

  hear call (98.1K WAV file)
  hear call (157.4K WAV file)

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Country distribution from AmphibiaWeb's database: Brazil

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Conservation Status (definitions)
IUCN (Red List) Status Least Concern (LC)
See IUCN account.
CITES
Other International Status None
National Status None
Regional Status None

   

From the IUCN Red List Species Account:

 

Range Description

This species is known from Serra dos Órgãos, (Teresópolis, Petrópolis, Guapimirim and Mage), Rio de Janeiro State, Brazil. The true range of this species is most likely larger, in particular occurring between known sites. It has been recorded from around 1,750m asl.

Habitat and Ecology

This species is found on rocks along the edge of small montane streams in primary forest. It breeds in permanent streams. It has not been recorded outside primary forest.

Population

It is a common species.

Population Trend

Decreasing

Major Threats

The habitat of this species is wholly within protected areas.

Conservation Actions

The species' entire range is protected within several protected areas. Maintenance and conservation of this habitat is required. More research into the species' Extent of Occurrence is also needed, as it might be much larger than is currently known.

Taxonomic Notes

This species was previously within the genus Hyla but has recently been moved to the genus Bokermannohyla (Faivovich et al. 2005).

Citation

Sergio Potsch de Carvalho-e-Silva, Ana Maria Telles 2004. Bokermannohyla carvalhoi. In: IUCN 2014

 

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