Kalophrynus menglienicus
Menglien Dwarf Sticky Frog
family: Microhylidae
subfamily: Kalophryninae

AmphibiaChina 中国两栖类.

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: China



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From the IUCN Red List Species Account:


Range Description

This species is known from Menglian County in southern Yunnan Province, China, and will probably be found to occur more widely (Yang Datong pers. comm.), including in Myanmar. It has been recorded from 300-1,000m asl.

Habitat and Ecology

It inhabits fields near forest, and small ponds, and breeds in ponds and flooded paddy fields.


It is common in its only known locality.

Population Trend


Major Threats

Pollution is possibly a threat to this species.

Conservation Actions

It might occur inside Long Shan Nature Reserve.

Red List Status

Data Deficient (DD)


Listed as Data Deficient in view of continuing uncertainties as to its extent of occurrence, status and ecological requirements.


Yang Datong, Lu Shunqing 2004. Kalophrynus menglienicus. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2004: e.T57839A11692270. .Downloaded on 21 February 2019


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