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Physalaemus bokermanni
family: Leptodactylidae

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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: Brazil

 

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From the IUCN Red List Species Account:

 

Range Description

This species is known only from the vicinity of Campo Grande, in the municipality of Santo André, in the state of São Paulo, south-eastern Brazil, at 800m asl, although it is almost certainly more widespread.

Habitat and Ecology

It lives in old secondary forest (there being no primary forest left at its only known locality), and forest edges, but not in more open areas. It is terrestrial, usually being found near standing water. The eggs are deposited in foam nests in shallow temporary ponds.

Population

It is locally common in the small area from which it is known.

Population Trend

decreasing

Major Threats

The major threat to this species is probably loss of habitat due to human settlement.

Conservation Actions

It is not currently known from any protected areas, but it probably occurs in Parque Estadual da Serra do Mar.

Red List Status

Data Deficient (DD)

Rationale

Listed as Data Deficient in view of the absence of recent information on its extent of occurrence, status and ecological requirements.

Citation

Luciana Barreto Nascimento, Vanessa Verdade 2004. Physalaemus bokermanni. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2004: e.T57243A11607967. http://dx.doi.org/10.2305/IUCN.UK.2004.RLTS.T57243A11607967.en

 

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