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Plethodontohyla angulifera

Subgenus: Cophylinae
family: Microhylidae
subfamily: Cophylinae
Conservation Status (definitions)
IUCN (Red List) Status Data Deficient (DD)
CITES
Other International Status None
National Status None
Regional Status None

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Range Description

Although the range of this species is not known, it is presumed to be restricted to Madagascar, as are all other species of Plethodontohyla.

Habitat and Ecology

Its habitat and ecological requirements are not known, although breeding is thought likely to be by larval development, possibly underground, or in leaf axils or tree holes.

Population

Its population status is not known.

Population Trend

unknown

Major Threats

The threats to this species are not known.

Conservation Actions

It is not known from any protected areas.

Red List Status

Data Deficient (DD)

Rationale

Listed as Data Deficient in view of continuing doubts as to its taxonomic validity, extent of occurrence, status and ecological requirements.

Taxonomic Notes

Guibé (1978) doubted the validity of this species, and it should perhaps be regarded as incertae sedis.

Citation

Glaw, F. & Vences, M. 2008. Plethodontohyla angulifera. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2008: e.T57966A11709143. http://dx.doi.org/10.2305/IUCN.UK.2008.RLTS.T57966A11709143.en .Downloaded on 15 November 2018

 

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