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Tomopterna milletihorsini
family: Pyxicephalidae
subfamily: Cacosterninae
Conservation Status (definitions)
IUCN (Red List) Status Data Deficient (DD)
CITES
Other International Status None
National Status None
Regional Status None

Country distribution from AmphibiaWeb's database: Mali

 

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From the IUCN Red List Species Account:

 

Range Description

This species is only known from its type locality, 12 km north of Bamako, in Mali. Its taxonomy remains unresolved, but if it turns out to belong to this genus it is likely to be a dry savanna species and is expected to be more widespread (M.-O. Rödel pers. comm. July 2016). Its EOO is 9 km2.

Habitat and Ecology

There is no information on its habitat or ecology. Although it presumably breeds by larval development, as with other congeners.

Population

The population status of this species is unknown.

Population Trend

unknown

Major Threats

There is no information on threats to this species.

Conservation Actions

Conservation Actions 
This species has not been recorded in any protected areas.

Research Needed
Further research is required on population status, ecology, and threats to this species.

Red List Status

Data Deficient (DD)

Rationale

Listed as Data Deficient in view of the fact it is only known from type locality, and the absence of recent information on its extent of occurrence (EOO), status and ecological requirements.

Taxonomic Notes

This species was recently changed from the genus Arthroleptis to Tomopterna by Ohler and Frétey (2008).

Citation

IUCN SSC Amphibian Specialist Group 2017. Tomopterna milletihorsini. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2017: e.T54375A18405602. http://dx.doi.org/10.2305/IUCN.UK.2017-2.RLTS.T54375A18405602.en .Downloaded on 17 November 2018

 

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