This species was collected in Darjeeling, in West Bengal State, India. Attempts to map its distribution for this assessment show the general area of Darjeeling.
Habitat and Ecology
Nothing is known about the habitat and ecology of this species. It is not known if it has a direct development breeding strategy.
It is known only from the type collection, so there is no current information regarding its population status.
The threats to this species are not known, although there has been a significant anthropic impact on the natural habitat in the Darjeeling area since it was described.
It is not known if this species occurs in any protected areas.
Red List Status
Data Deficient (DD)
Listed as Data Deficient in view of continuing problems with its taxonomy as well as absence of recent information on its extent of occurrence, status and ecological requirements.
This species was placed in Philautus by Bossuyt and Dubois (2001).
Annemarie Ohler 2004. Philautus jerdonii. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2004: e.T58858A11850396. http://dx.doi.org/10.2305/IUCN.UK.2004.RLTS.T58858A11850396.en .Downloaded on 15 November 2018