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Philautus tytthus
family: Rhacophoridae
subfamily: Rhacophorinae
Conservation Status (definitions)
IUCN (Red List) Status Data Deficient (DD)
CITES
Other International Status None
National Status None
Regional Status None

Country distribution from AmphibiaWeb's database: Myanmar

 

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From the IUCN Red List Species Account:

 

Range Description

This species is known from Htingnan in northern Myanmar, and possibly from the Hkamti Plain. Attempts to create a distribution map for it for this assessment should be considered as approximate.

Habitat and Ecology

This is presumed to be a species that breeds by direct development, although this has not yet been confirmed.

Population

It has not been recorded since it was first described from two specimens collected in the 1930s, and results from recent herpetological surveys of the area are not yet available (Wogan pers. comm.).

Population Trend

unknown

Major Threats

Threats to this species are unknown.

Conservation Actions

Its one known locality is within Hkakabo Razi National Park.

Red List Status

Data Deficient (DD)

Rationale

Listed as Data Deficient in view of the absence of recent information on its extent of occurrence, status and ecological requirements.

Citation

Peter Paul van Dijk, Guinevere Wogan 2004. Philautus tytthus. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2004: e.T58929A11858375. http://dx.doi.org/10.2305/IUCN.UK.2004.RLTS.T58929A11858375.en .Downloaded on 19 November 2018

 

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