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Amazophrynella bokermanni
family: Bufonidae

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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 region of the type locality (Parintins; Amazonas, Brazil) and lower Rio Trombetas, ParĂ¡, Brazil. It presumably occurs more widely.

Habitat and Ecology

It can be found in leaf-litter in old-growth forest. The eggs are laid on aerial roots over temporary pools and the larvae develop in these pools.

Population

It is abundant within its range.

Population Trend

stable

Major Threats

Deforestation by clear-cutting for cattle ranching and timber extraction are threats to this species.

Conservation Actions

It occurs in Rio Trombetas Biological Reserve and National Forest.

Red List Status

Least Concern (LC)

Rationale

Listed as Least Concern in view of its wide distribution, presumed large population, and because it is unlikely to be declining fast enough to qualify for listing in a more threatened category.

Citation

Miguel Trefaut Rodrigues, Claudia Azevedo-Ramos 2004. Amazophrynella bokermanni. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2004: e.T54805A11203960. http://dx.doi.org/10.2305/IUCN.UK.2004.RLTS.T54805A11203960.en .Downloaded on 12 December 2018

 

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