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Litoria vocivincens
family: Hylidae
subfamily: Pelodryadinae
Conservation Status (definitions)
IUCN (Red List) Status Least Concern (LC)
CITES
Other International Status None
National Status None
Regional Status None

Country distribution from AmphibiaWeb's database: Papua New Guinea

 

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From the IUCN Red List Species Account:

 

Range Description

This species is known from several localities in the coastal lowlands of southeastern Papua New Guinea. It is restricted to coastal plains at very low altitudes.

Habitat and Ecology

It is found around swamps in lowland closed forest. It is also known from open areas such as rural gardens. It breeds in swamps and intermittent pools.

Population

It is a common species.

Population Trend

stable

Major Threats

There are no threats to this species at present.

Conservation Actions

Its distribution needs to be properly documented. It is not known from any protected areas.

Red List Status

Least Concern (LC)

Rationale

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

Citation

Stephen Richards, Fred Parker 2004. Litoria vocivincens. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2004: e.T55758A11350968. http://dx.doi.org/10.2305/IUCN.UK.2004.RLTS.T55758A11350968.en .Downloaded on 18 November 2018

 

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