Pseudis platensis
family: Hylidae
subfamily: Hylinae
Species Description: Aguiar O Bacci M Lima AP Rossa-Feres DC Haddad CFB Recco-Pimentel SM 2007. Phylogenetic relationships of Pseudis and Lysapsus (Anura, Hylidae, Hylinae) inferred from mitochondrial and nuclear gene sequences. Cladistics 23: 455-463.

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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: Argentina, Bolivia, Brazil


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From the IUCN Red List Species Account:


Range Description

Pseudis platensis is distributed from southeastern Bolivia and south-central Brazil into northeastern Argentina (Frost, 2007).

Habitat and Ecology

Pseudis platensis is an aquatic species (Aguiar-Jr et al., 2007).


No population status information is currently available for this species.

Population Trend


Major Threats

No major threats are currently known for this species.

Conservation Actions

Given the species distribution, it is likely to occur in protected areas.

Red List Status

Data Deficient (DD)


Listed as Data Deficient since it has only recently been revalidated, and there is still very little information on its extent of occurrence, status and ecological requirements.

Taxonomic Notes

In the genus Pseudis according to Aguiar-Jr. et al. (2007).


Ariadne Angulo 2008. Pseudis platensis. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2008: e.T135794A4202433. .Downloaded on 13 December 2018


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