Leptodactylus tapiti
family: Leptodactylidae
Conservation Status (definitions)
IUCN (Red List) Status Data Deficient (DD)
Other International Status None
National Status None
Regional Status None

Country distribution from AmphibiaWeb's database: Brazil


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From the IUCN Red List Species Account:


Range Description

This species is known only from the type locality, Alto Paraíso de Goiás, in Goiás State, Brazil, at 1,200m asl.

Habitat and Ecology

It occurs in open habitat in grasslands near waterbodies. The larvae are found in streams running down the hillsides.


The current population status is not known.

Population Trend


Major Threats

Threats to this species are unknown.

Conservation Actions

This species' type locality is within Parque Nacional da Chapada dos Veadeiros.

Red List Status

Data Deficient (DD)


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


Ronald Heyer, Débora Silvano, Guarino Colli 2004. Leptodactylus tapiti. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2004: e.T57170A11595075. .Downloaded on 20 January 2019


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