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Bokermannohyla pseudopseudis
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 is known from the central highlands of Goiás, Distrito Federal and Minas Gerais states, in Brazil, from 1,200m asl.

Habitat and Ecology

It occurs in rock crevices in permanent or temporary streams. Spawning occurs in both these sites. Tadpoles were found attached to stones on the bottom of pools within deep sections of permanent streams with small waterfalls and quartzitic rocks. It does not adapt well to anthropogenic disturbance.

Population

It is an uncommon species.

Population Trend

decreasing

Major Threats

Agriculture, both crops and livestock, as well as logging and dam construction are major threats to the species’ habitat.

Conservation Actions

It range includes several protected areas.

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.

Taxonomic Notes

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

Citation

Paula Cabral Eterovick, Dante Pavan, Débora Silvano 2004. Bokermannohyla pseudopseudis. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2004: e.T55615A11339258. http://dx.doi.org/10.2305/IUCN.UK.2004.RLTS.T55615A11339258.en .Downloaded on 17 December 2018

 

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