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Odorrana lungshengensis
family: Ranidae

AmphibiaChina 中国两栖类.

Conservation Status (definitions)
IUCN (Red List) Status Near Threatened (NT)
CITES
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 endemic to eastern Guizhou, southern Hunan and northern Guangxi Provinces in central China, from 900-1,500m asl.

Habitat and Ecology

This species inhabits hill streams in broadleaf forests, and presumably breeds in streams.

Population

It appears to be generally uncommon.

Population Trend

decreasing

Major Threats

The major threats to this species are habitat destruction and degradation due mainly to agriculture.

Conservation Actions

Several protected areas are within its range.

Red List Status

Near Threatened (NT)

Rationale

Listed as Near Threatened because its Area of Occupancy is probably not much greater than 2,000 km2, and the extent and quality of its habitat is probably declining, thus making the species close to qualifying for Vulnerable.

Citation

Michael Wai Neng Lau, Zhao Ermi 2004. Odorrana lungshengensis. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2004: e.T58648A11819645. http://dx.doi.org/10.2305/IUCN.UK.2004.RLTS.T58648A11819645.en .Downloaded on 11 December 2018

 

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