This species is confined to Li County and Maoxian County, and might also occur in Wenchuan County, in central Sichuan Province, China, from 1,300-2,350m asl.
Habitat and Ecology
It lives in and along streams in forests, and breeds in streams.
It is a common species with a stable population within its small range.
This species is locally threatened by dam construction.
Part of its range might fall within Wolong Biosphere Reserve.
Red List Status
Near Threatened (NT)
Listed as Near Threatened because although the species appears not to be in decline, its Extent of Occurrence is less than 20,000 km2, thus making the species close to qualifying for Vulnerable.
Fei Liang, Li Cheng 2004. Amolops lifanensis. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2004: e.T58217A11750394. http://dx.doi.org/10.2305/IUCN.UK.2004.RLTS.T58217A11750394.en .Downloaded on 21 January 2019