This name cannot be related to any known population of frogs in the wild, and this species is only known from the unspecified locality of South America.
Habitat and Ecology
It is presumably a largely aquatic species that has a larval development breeding strategy.
Its population status is not known.
There is no information on threats to this species.
It is not known if this species occurs in any protected areas.
Red List Status
Data Deficient (DD)
Listed as Data Deficient in view of the absence of recent information on its extent of occurrence, threats, status and ecological requirements.
This name cannot be related to any known population of frogs in the wild.
Neil Cox, Simon Stuart 2004. Sphaenorhynchus platycephalus. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2004: e.T56020A11410988. http://dx.doi.org/10.2305/IUCN.UK.2004.RLTS.T56020A11410988.en .Downloaded on 19 November 2018