Osteocephalus subtilis
family: Hylidae
subfamily: Hylinae
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, Peru


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From the IUCN Red List Species Account:


Range Description

This species occurs in the state of Acre, Brazil. It is expected to occur more widely.

Habitat and Ecology

This species can be found in leaf-litter of tropical rainforest. Its reproductive mode is unknown, though it is presumably by larval development. It is not known whether or not the larvae develop in plants, or in waterbodies.


It is locally abundant, but its distribution is not well known.

Population Trend


Major Threats

Deforestation is probably a major threat.

Conservation Actions

This species has been recorded from Parque Nacional da Serra do Divisor and Reserva Extrativista do Alto Juruá, Acre State.

Red List Status

Least Concern (LC)


Listed as Least Concern in view of its wide distribution, presumed large population, and because it is unlikely to be declining fast enough to qualify for listing in a more threatened category.


Claudia Azevedo-Ramos, Miguel Trefaut Rodrigues, Claude Gascon 2004. Osteocephalus subtilis. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2004: e.T55802A11364549. .Downloaded on 21 January 2019


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