Hylodes lateristrigatus
family: Hylodidae

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Conservation Status (definitions)
IUCN (Red List) Status Least Concern (LC)
Other International Status None
National Status None
Regional Status None

Country distribution from AmphibiaWeb's database: Brazil


View distribution map using BerkeleyMapper.


From the IUCN Red List Species Account:


Range Description

This species from southeastern Brazil occurs in the following States: extreme southeastern Minas Gerais; south and central Espírito Santo; Rio de Janeiro; and east to central São Paulo. It's altitudinal range is 600-1,500m asl.

Habitat and Ecology

It is a diurnal species of primary and secondary forest, not being found in open areas. It lives on rocks and low vegetation along forest streams. It breeds in small streams.


It is a very common species.

Population Trend


Major Threats

The major threats are probably related to habitat loss due to agriculture, logging, tourism, fire and human settlement. It is probably also at risk from water pollution.

Conservation Actions

It occurs in several protected areas.

Red List Status

Least Concern (LC)


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.


Patricia Narvaes, Carlos Alberto Gonçalves da Cruz 2004. Hylodes lateristrigatus. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2004: e.T57092A11569492. .Downloaded on 19 January 2019


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