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Theloderma laeve

Subgenus: Theloderma
family: Rhacophoridae
subfamily: Rhacophorinae

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Conservation Status (definitions)
IUCN (Red List) Status Data Deficient (DD)
CITES
Other International Status None
National Status None
Regional Status None

Country distribution from AmphibiaWeb's database: Viet Nam

 

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From the IUCN Red List Species Account:

 

Range Description

This species is known only from Sui Kat, in the Lang Bian plateau in southern Viet Nam, where it was collected at 1,000m asl.

Habitat and Ecology

The habitat requirements of this species were not reported beyond that the collection locality was at 1,000m asl. It presumably breeds in water by larval development, like other members of the genus.

Population

It is known only from a single specimen collected in 1918 and it has not been recorded since, so there is no information regarding its population status.

Population Trend

unknown

Major Threats

Threats to this species are unknown.

Conservation Actions

Establishing the taxonomic validity of this species is required before further conservation measures can be considered.

Red List Status

Data Deficient (DD)

Rationale

Listed as Data Deficient in view of continuing doubts as to its taxonomic validity, extent of occurrence, status and ecological requirements.

Taxonomic Notes

This species is possibly a synonym of Chiromantis vittatus (see Bourret 1942) or C. doriae.

Citation

Peter Paul van Dijk, Bryan Stuart 2004. Theloderma laeve. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2004: e.T58790A11829904. http://dx.doi.org/10.2305/IUCN.UK.2004.RLTS.T58790A11829904.en .Downloaded on 14 December 2018

 

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