Philautus aurifasciatus
family: Rhacophoridae
subfamily: Rhacophorinae
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: Indonesia


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From the IUCN Red List Species Account:


Range Description

This species occurs above 900m asl on Java and Sumatra in Indonesia.

Habitat and Ecology

It inhabits primary submontane and montane forests, and is not found outside forests. Adults are often found on shrubs. It breeds by direct development, laying eggs in tree holes.


It is a common species.

Population Trend


Major Threats

It is affected by forest loss locally but remains common through most of its range.

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.

Taxonomic Notes

The population on Sumatra probably belongs to an undescribed species (D. Iskandar pers. comm.).


Djoko Iskandar, Mumpuni 2004. Philautus aurifasciatus. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2004: e.T58820A11845397. .Downloaded on 23 January 2019


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