This species occurs in the coastal belt of Brazil, from the mouth of the Amazon in the north, south to the States of Espirito Santo and Minas Gerais, generally ranging inland up to 200km from the coast. It occurs up to 800m asl.
Habitat and Ecology
It occurs in secondary forest, savannah, agricultural lands, and other open areas and disturbed habitats. It breeds in permanent and temporary ponds.
It is a very common species.
It appears not to be experiencing any threats.
It occurs in many protected areas.
Red List Status
Least Concern (LC)
Listed as Least Concern in view of its wide distribution, tolerance of a broad range of habitats, presumed large population, and because it is unlikely to be declining fast enough to qualify for listing in a more threatened category.
Gilda Andrade, Ana Carolina Carnaval 2004. Rhinella jimi. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2004: e.T54674A11184744. http://dx.doi.org/10.2305/IUCN.UK.2004.RLTS.T54674A11184744.en