AmphibiaWeb - Brachycephalus brunneus


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Brachycephalus brunneus Ribeiro, Alves, Haddad & Reis, 2005
family: Brachycephalidae
genus: Brachycephalus
Species Description: Ribeiro, Alves, Haddad & Reis 2005 Bol Mus Nac Rio de Janeiro 519
Conservation Status (definitions)
IUCN Red List Status Account Least Concern (LC) - Provisional
National Status None
Regional Status None
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Distribution and Habitat

Country distribution from AmphibiaWeb's database: Brazil


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Trends and Threats
The IUCN Red List 2006 assessment lists this species as Data Deficient; however, Bornschein et al (2019) analyzed the Brachycephalus species using the IUCN Red List criteria with newer locality information and concluded this species should be listed as Least Concern.


Bornschein, M. R., Pie, M. R., Teixeira, L. (2019). "Conservation status of Brachycephalus toadlets (Anura: Brachycephalidae) from the Brazilian Atlantic rainforest.” Diversity, 11(150), 1-29. doi: 10.3390/d11090150 [link]

Originally submitted by: Michelle S. Koo (2022-07-24)
Trends and threats by: Michelle S. Koo (updated 2022-07-24)

Edited by: Michelle S. Koo (2022-07-24)

Species Account Citation: AmphibiaWeb 2022 Brachycephalus brunneus <> University of California, Berkeley, CA, USA. Accessed Oct 3, 2023.

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