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Kaloula verrucosa
family: Microhylidae
subfamily: Microhylinae

AmphibiaChina 中国两栖类.

Conservation Status (definitions)
IUCN (Red List) Status Least Concern (LC)
CITES No CITES Listing
Other International Status None
National Status None
Regional Status None

Country distribution from AmphibiaWeb's database: China

 

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From the IUCN Red List Species Account:

 

Range Description

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.

Population

It is a very common species.

Population Trend

stable

Major Threats

There are no known threats to this species, although water pollution might possibly be a threat.

Conservation Actions

The range of this species overlaps with a number of protected areas in the region.

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

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 13 November 2018

 

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