This species is restricted to two mountains, Wuliang and Ailao, in Jingdong County, Yunnan Province, China. It has been recorded from 1,000-2,400m asl.
Habitat and Ecology
It inhabits montane streams in sub-tropical, evergreen, broad-leaved forests, both during the breeding and non-breeding season.
It is a very rare species.
There are no known current threats to this species. However, its restricted range makes it more susceptible to stochastic threatening processes.
It occurs in the Ailaoshan and Wuliangshan National Nature Reserves. There is a need for close population monitoring of this species given its very limited range.
Red List Status
Listed as Vulnerable because its area of occupancy is less than 20 km2.
Yang Datong, Lu Shunqing 2004. Amolops tuberodepressus. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2004: e.T58228A11753413. http://dx.doi.org/10.2305/IUCN.UK.2004.RLTS.T58228A11753413.en .Downloaded on 18 November 2018