Babina daunchina
family: Ranidae

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AmphibiaChina 中国两栖类.

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: China


View distribution map using BerkeleyMapper.


From the IUCN Red List Species Account:


Range Description

This species is known from central China in southeastern Sichuan, northeastern Yunnan and western Guizhou provinces, from 1,000-1,800m asl.

Habitat and Ecology

It inhabits marshes, pools, ponds and the surrounding habitats in hilly areas. It lives in still water ponds. It nests and breeds around the ponds in May.


It is a very common species.

Population Trend


Major Threats

There are no major threats to this species.

Conservation Actions

The range of this species overlaps with several protected areas. It is currently protected in many provinces of China.

Red List Status

Least Concern (LC)


Wu Guanfu, Wang Yuezhao 2004. Babina daunchina. In: IUCN 2014


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