Sclerophrys urunguensis
family: Bufonidae
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: Tanzania, United Republic of, Zambia


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From the IUCN Red List Species Account:


Range Description

This species is known only from four nearby localities at the southern end of Lake Tanganyika: Kitungulu (Tanzania); Tatanda (Tanzania); Kalambo Falls (Zambia); and Mbala (Zambia).

Habitat and Ecology

There is very little information on its habitat and ecology. It was originally found in a remnant of rainforest, and has more recently been found in woodland.


There is no information on the population status of this species, and only a few specimens are known.

Population Trend


Major Threats

There is no information on threats to this species.

Conservation Actions

It is not known from any protected areas.

Red List Status

Data Deficient (DD)


David Moyer, Kim Howell, Mills Tandy 2004. Amietophrynus urunguensis. In: IUCN 2014


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