Scinax constrictus
family: Hylidae
subfamily: Hylinae
Species Description: Lima, Bastos & Giaretta 2004 Bol Mus. Nac Rio de Janeiro 518

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Conservation Status (definitions)
IUCN (Red List) Status Least Concern (LC)
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 has a wide distribution within Goiás State, Brazil. The limits of its distribution remain unknown.

Habitat and Ecology

This species occurs in Cerrado habitat. Reproductive activity was observed between December and March, in permanent ponds in open areas.


No information is currently available.

Population Trend


Major Threats

The Cerrado has historically been altered through shifting agriculture, but is now being heavily impacted by large-scale cattle ranching, soy, corn, and irrigated rice.

Conservation Actions

This species is not known from any protected areas.

Red List Status

Least Concern (LC)


Listed as Least Concern since it is very widespread, known from a number of locations, and not known to be declining fast enough for listing in a threatened category.


Simon Stuart 2006. Scinax constrictus. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2006: e.T61793A12547839. .Downloaded on 18 February 2019


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