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Crossodactylus dantei
family: Hylodidae
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: Brazil

 

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From the IUCN Red List Species Account:

 

Range Description

This species is known only from Murici, in the state of Alagoas, north-eastern Brasil, at 600m asl.

Habitat and Ecology

It presumably lives in forest and breeds in streams, like its congeners.

Population

There is no information on its population status. It has not been seen since it was first collected.

Population Trend

decreasing

Major Threats

The major threats to this species are probably related to habitat loss due to agricultural development, wood extraction and human settlement. The area where it is found is also suffering from severe fragmentation and reduction of forest patches.

Conservation Actions

It occurs in the Estación Ecológica Murici.

Red List Status

Data Deficient (DD)

Rationale

Listed as Data Deficient in view of continuing uncertainties as to its extent of occurrence, status and ecological requirements.

Citation

Débora Silvano, Eliza Maria Xavier Freire 2004. Crossodactylus dantei. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2004: e.T56350A11466595. http://dx.doi.org/10.2305/IUCN.UK.2004.RLTS.T56350A11466595.en .Downloaded on 10 December 2018

 

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