This species is known from Sichuan, Yunnan and Guizhou Provinces in southwestern China, from 1,430-2,320m asl. It is likely to occur in eastern Myanmar, but this has not yet been confirmed.
Habitat and Ecology
It lives in cultivated fields, and near and in villages. It breeds in temporary pools, ponds, irrigation ditches and roadside ditches.
It is a very common species.
There are no known threats to this species, although water pollution might possibly be a threat.
The range of this species overlaps with a number of protected areas in the region.
Red List Status
Least Concern (LC)
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.
Yang Datong, Wu Guanfu 2004. Kaloula verrucosa. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2004: e.T57859A11695288. http://dx.doi.org/10.2305/IUCN.UK.2004.RLTS.T57859A11695288.en .Downloaded on 20 February 2019