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Leptobrachella liui
family: Megophryidae
Conservation Status (definitions)
IUCN (Red List) Status Least Concern (LC)
CITES No CITES Listing
Other International Status None
National Status None
Regional Status None

Country distribution from AmphibiaWeb's database: China

 

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From the IUCN Red List Species Account:

 

Range Description

This species is known from central and southern China (including Hong Kong), from 110-1,400m asl.

Habitat and Ecology

It inhabits hill streams and the surrounding forests and high-altitude grasslands. Breeding occurs in streams.

Population

It has a large population.

Population Trend

decreasing

Major Threats

Habitat destruction and degradation are localized threats to this species.

Conservation Actions

A number of protected areas in the region support this species.

Red List Status

Least Concern (LC)

Rationale

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.

Citation

Michael Wai Neng Lau, Geng Baorong 2004. Leptolalax liui. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2004: e.T57568A11659030. http://dx.doi.org/10.2305/IUCN.UK.2004.RLTS.T57568A11659030.en .Downloaded on 16 November 2018

 

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