Scinax ariadne
family: Hylidae
subfamily: Hylinae
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: Brazil



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From the IUCN Red List Species Account:


Range Description

This species is known only from a single protected area that is in both São Paulo and Rio de Janeiro States, in south-eastern Brazil. It has been recorded above 500m asl, to at least 1,600m asl, although the upper limit of its altitudinal range is not known. It might occur more widely.

Habitat and Ecology

It occurs on vegetation near streams, in which it breeds, in primary and secondary forest.


It is not an uncommon species.

Population Trend


Major Threats

There are no current threats to its habitat at present, since it is only known to occur in a protected area, but it might occur outside this area in which case these parts of its habitat could be under threat.

Conservation Actions

The protected area which its known range is wholly within is Parque Nacional da Serra da Bocaina.

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.


Carlos Alberto Gonçalves da Cruz, Sergio Potsch de Carvalho-e-Silva 2004. Scinax ariadne. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2004: e.T55930A11397196. .Downloaded on 21 February 2019


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