This species is known from eastern Sichuan and western Hubei provinces in China, between 1,000-2,200m asl. It is known from fewer than 10 locations, but it probably occurs more widely than current records suggest, especially in areas between known sites.
Habitat and Ecology
It lives in forests and breeds in streams.
It is an uncommon species.
Habitat destruction and degradation caused by deforestation are major threats to this species.
This species is known from a few protected areas including Shengnongjia Nature Reserve and Emeishan Mountain Scenic Site.
Red List Status
Least Concern (LC)
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.
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