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Phrynobatrachus albolabris
family: Phrynobatrachidae
Conservation Status (definitions)
IUCN (Red List) Status Data Deficient (DD)
CITES
Other International Status None
National Status None
Regional Status None

Country distribution from AmphibiaWeb's database: Ghana

 

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From the IUCN Red List Species Account:

 

Range Description

This species is known only from Accra, Ghana.

Habitat and Ecology

There is no information on its habitat and ecology, although its requirements are presumably similar to those of other members of the genus, and it likewise probably also breeds in water by larval development.

Population

The population status of this species is unknown.

Population Trend

unknown

Major Threats

There is no information on threats to this species.

Conservation Actions

Further research is required to resolve its taxonomy, to determine whether or not it is in fact a distinct species.

Red List Status

Data Deficient (DD)

Rationale

Listed as Data Deficient in view of continuing doubts as to its taxonomic validity as well as absence of recent information on its extent of occurrence, status and ecological requirements.

Taxonomic Notes

Although this was recognized as a distinct species by Perret (1966), it is probably a synonym of Phrynobatrachus accraensis (Rödel pers. comm.).

Citation

IUCN SSC Amphibian Specialist Group 2014. Phrynobatrachus albolabris. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2014: e.T58088A18391500. http://dx.doi.org/10.2305/IUCN.UK.2014-1.RLTS.T58088A18391500.en .Downloaded on 23 January 2019

 

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