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Cornufer solomonis
family: Ceratobatrachidae
subfamily: Ceratobatrachinae
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: Papua New Guinea, Solomon Islands

 

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From the IUCN Red List Species Account:

 

Range Description

This species occurs through most the Solomons Archipelago (in both the Solomon Islands and Papua New Guinea), from sea level up to 500m asl.

Habitat and Ecology

It inhabits lowland and hill forest, including disturbed regrowth forest, rural gardens, coconut plantations, and open areas. It breeds by direct development, laying its eggs on the ground.

Population

It is an abundant species

Population Trend

stable

Major Threats

It is an adaptable species, and appears not to be facing any threats.

Conservation Actions

It is not known from any protected areas.

Red List Status

Least Concern (LC)

Rationale

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

Citation

Stephen Richards, Fred Parker 2004. Cornufer solomonis. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2004: e.T58482A11775244. http://dx.doi.org/10.2305/IUCN.UK.2004.RLTS.T58482A11775244.en .Downloaded on 14 December 2018

 

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