This species has been recorded from two protected areas in Una Municipality, Bahia State, Brazil. It is a lowland species that has been collected below 100m asl. It is likely to occur more widely, and the limits of its distribution are not known.
Habitat and Ecology
It inhabits fragments of lowland tropical closed-canopy gallery forest. Individuals have been found above ground in bromeliads and on leaves close to small streams and temporary pools. It is presumed to breed in small pools, or slow-flowing stream sections.
This is an abundant species.
The threats to this species are unknown.
It has been recorded from two protected areas: the congruent Reserva Biológica de Una and the Reserva Particular do Patrimônio Natural Ecoparque de Una.
Red List Status
Data Deficient (DD)
Listed as Data Deficient since it has only recently been described, and there is still very little information on its extent of occurrence, status, threats and ecological requirements.
This species was previously within the genus Hyla but has recently been moved to the genus Bokermannohyla (Faivovich et al. 2005).
Bruno Pimenta 2004. Bokermannohyla lucianae. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2004: e.T55543A11329999. http://dx.doi.org/10.2305/IUCN.UK.2004.RLTS.T55543A11329999.en .Downloaded on 18 November 2018