AMPHIBIAWEB
Aplastodiscus ehrhardti
family: Hylidae
subfamily: Hylinae

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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 occurs in Parana and Santa Catarina states, Brazil, at 300-1,100m asl.

Habitat and Ecology

It occurs on vegetation near streams in rainforests. It reproduces in small water-filled holes in the ground.

Population

It is common and the population is stable within forest habitats.

Population Trend

decreasing

Major Threats

Habitat loss due to deforestation and water pollution are threats to this species.

Conservation Actions

It occurs in several reserves, including Serro do Tabuleiro State Park and Marumbi State Park.

Red List Status

Least Concern (LC)

Rationale

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

Taxonomic Notes

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

Citation

Paulo Garcia, Magno Vicente Segalla, D├ębora Silvano 2004. Aplastodiscus ehrhardti. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2004: e.T55472A11316491. http://dx.doi.org/10.2305/IUCN.UK.2004.RLTS.T55472A11316491.en .Downloaded on 18 November 2018

 

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