This species is known only from the holotype collected in China. It has not been possible to accurately identify its distribution.
Habitat and Ecology
It probably occurs near to fast-flowing rivers and streams in montane tropical forest, and presumably breeds in the streams.
There is no information regarding its population status.
The threats to this species are not known.
It requires further research to assess its taxonomic validity.
Red List Status
Data Deficient (DD)
Listed as Data Deficient in view of continuing doubts as to its taxonomic validity, extent of occurrence, status and ecological requirements.
The taxonomic validity of this species is uncertain.
Raoul Bain 2004. Odorrana sinica. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2004: e.T58721A11830772. http://dx.doi.org/10.2305/IUCN.UK.2004.RLTS.T58721A11830772.en .Downloaded on 21 January 2019