Adenomera araucaria
family: Leptodactylidae

© 2003 Dr. Axel Kwet (1 of 1)
Conservation Status (definitions)
IUCN (Red List) Status Least Concern (LC)
Other International Status None
National Status None
Regional Status None

Country distribution from AmphibiaWeb's database: Brazil


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From the IUCN Red List Species Account:


Range Description

This species occurs in the planalto and coastal Serra Geral of Santa Catarina and Rio Grande do Sul state, Brazil, at elevations of 300-1,100m asl.

Habitat and Ecology

Occurs in secondary and old growth forests, Araucaria stands, and plantations. Reproduction is unknown but presumed to have foam nests on the ground.


This is a common and stable species, especially in pine plantations.

Population Trend


Major Threats

There are no threats. It adapts well to human alteration of native habitat.

Conservation Actions

It occurs in several protected areas.

Red List Status

Least Concern (LC)


Listed as Least Concern because, although its Extent of Occurrence is less than 5,000 km2, it is common, adaptable, and does not appear to be in decline.


Axel Kwet, Paulo Garcia, Ariadne Angulo 2004. Adenomera araucaria. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2004: e.T56305A11453633. .Downloaded on 11 December 2018


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