Huia modiglianii
family: Ranidae
Species Description: Doria, Salvidio & Tavano.1999 Doriana ,Mus.Civ.Stor.Nat.Genova,7: 2
Conservation Status (definitions)
IUCN (Red List) Status Data Deficient (DD)
Other International Status None
National Status None
Regional Status None

Country distribution from AmphibiaWeb's database: Indonesia


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From the IUCN Red List Species Account:


Range Description

This species is known only from collections at two sites (Si Rambé and Bantjan Batu) in the vicinity of Lake Toba, Sumatra, Indonesia. The Bantjan Batu specimen was collected at 400m asl.

Habitat and Ecology

This is probably a tropical forest species that is associated with streams, in which it presumably breeds by larval development.


There is no information on the population status of this species, which was described on the basis of museum specimens collected before 1920.

Population Trend


Major Threats

The threats to this species are not known, though it is likely to be impacted by ongoing forest loss due to logging and the creation of plantations.

Conservation Actions

It is not known if the species occurs in any protected areas.

Red List Status

Data Deficient (DD)


Djoko Iskandar, Mumpuni 2004. Huia modiglianii. In: IUCN 2014


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