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Callulops glandulosus
family: Microhylidae
subfamily: Asterophryinae
Conservation Status (definitions)
IUCN (Red List) Status Data Deficient (DD)
CITES
Other International Status None
National Status None
Regional Status None

Country distribution from AmphibiaWeb's database: Papua New Guinea

 

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From the IUCN Red List Species Account:

 

Range Description

This species is known only from the type locality, Mount Kerewa, in Papua New Guinea, at 3,340m asl. It probably occurs on other mountains nearby.

Habitat and Ecology

The type locality is within montane rainforest, where (like other species in the genus) this species presumably breeds by direct development.

Population

The population status of this species is unknown, and there have been no records of it since it was first described.

Population Trend

unknown

Major Threats

It is possibly threatened by fires lit by local people as part of their shifting agricultural practices.

Conservation Actions

The type locality is not within a protected area.

Red List Status

Data Deficient (DD)

Rationale

Listed as Data Deficient in view of the absence of recent information on its extent of occurrence, status and ecological requirements.

Citation

Stephen Richards, Richard Zweifel 2004. Callulops glandulosus. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2004: e.T57736A11678844. http://dx.doi.org/10.2305/IUCN.UK.2004.RLTS.T57736A11678844.en .Downloaded on 12 December 2018

 

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