This species is only known from the type locality: north end of the town of Vilhena, km 16, 12 43' S, 60 07'W, state of Rondonia, Brazil (Heyer and Crombie, 2005).
Habitat and Ecology
Leptodactylus lauramiriamae is known only from a single Cerrado enclave in a predominantly Amazonian rainforest landscape. Individuals of the species were found under trash within the cerrado habitat (Heyer and Crombie, 2005).
No population status is available for this species.
No major threats are known for this species. It appears to live in disturbed and degraded environments.
No conservation measures are known for this species.
Red List Status
Data Deficient (DD)
Listed as Data Deficient since it has only recently been described, and there is still very little information on its extent of occurrence, status and ecological requirements.
Leptodactylus lauramiriamae is provisionally included in the genus Leptodactylus. It is differentiated from other species through a combination of morphological, myological and osteological features (Heyer and Crombie, 2005).
Ariadne Angulo 2008. Leptodactylus lauramiriamae. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2008: e.T135998A4224329. http://dx.doi.org/10.2305/IUCN.UK.2008.RLTS.T135998A4224329.en .Downloaded on 12 December 2018