Ischnocnema verrucosa
family: Brachycephalidae

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Conservation Status (definitions)
IUCN (Red List) Status Data Deficient (DD)
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 three records: two from Espirito Santo State, and one from the type locality in Minas Gerais State, Brazil, at around 700m asl.

Habitat and Ecology

It occurs on the ground in forest, and it is possibly an explosive breeder that is likely to breed by direct development.


The population status of this species is not known.

Population Trend


Major Threats

Logging is a major threat to this species' habitat.

Conservation Actions

Its range includes the Estação Biológica de Santa Lúcia and the Reserva Biológica de Duas Bocas.

Red List Status

Data Deficient (DD)


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

Taxonomic Notes

Lynch (1972) provides a discussion on the nomenclatural confusion surrounding this species, together with a redescription of the holotype.


Luciana Barreto Nascimento, Rogério Bastos, Débora Silvano, 2004. Ischnocnema verrucosa. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2004: e.T57109A11580553. .Downloaded on 23 February 2019


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