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Xenophrys zhangi
family: Megophryidae

AmphibiaChina 中国两栖类.

Conservation Status (definitions)
IUCN (Red List) Status Data Deficient (DD)
CITES No CITES Listing
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 only known from Zhangmo, Nyanang, in southern Xizang Autonomous Region, China, from 700-1,000m asl.

Habitat and Ecology

It inhabits streams and the surrounding forests.

Population

It is a very rare species. Only three specimens are known, all from the type locality.

Population Trend

unknown

Major Threats

There is no information on threats to this species.

Conservation Actions

The range of this species is not within any protected area.

Red List Status

Data Deficient (DD)

Rationale

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

Citation

Fei Liang, Michael Wai Neng Lau 2004. Megophrys zhangi. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2004: e.T57659A11660378. http://dx.doi.org/10.2305/IUCN.UK.2004.RLTS.T57659A11660378.en .Downloaded on 21 November 2018

 

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