Xenophrys medogensis
family: Megophryidae

AmphibiaChina 中国两栖类.

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: China


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From the IUCN Red List Species Account:


Range Description

This species is restricted to Medog, in south-eastern Xizang Autonomous Region, China, from 850-1,350m asl. It probably occurs more widely, and can be expected to occur in north-eastern India.

Habitat and Ecology

It is known from forested areas, where adults are often found near streams, lakes and cultivated fields. It breeds in streams.


There is no population information available for this species.

Population Trend


Major Threats

There is no information available on threats to this species.

Conservation Actions

Part of the range of this species in China is within Motuo National Nature Reserve.

Red List Status

Data Deficient (DD)


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


Fei Liang, Michael Wai Neng Lau 2004. Megophrys medogensis. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2004: e.T57645A11669025. .Downloaded on 13 December 2018


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