Rhacophorus depressus
family: Rhacophoridae
subfamily: Rhacophorinae
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: Indonesia


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From the IUCN Red List Species Account:


Range Description

This species is known only from the holotype and one paratype, and is said to come from Java, Indonesia. However, examination of the holotype has cast doubt as to the likelihood of it having an Asian origin (Iskandar pers. comm.).

Habitat and Ecology

The habitat requirements of this species are not known. It is likely to breed in water by larval development, like other members of the genus.


It is known only from the holotype and one paratype.

Population Trend


Major Threats

Threats to this species are unknown.

Conservation Actions

Its taxonomic validity and locality of origin need to be determined.

Red List Status

Data Deficient (DD)


Listed as Data Deficient in view of continuing doubts as to its taxonomic validity as well as absence of recent information on its extent of occurrence, status and ecological requirements.

Taxonomic Notes

This taxon is a nomen dubium and is incertae sedis, and should probably be placed within the family Ranidae.


Djoko Iskandar, Mumpuni 2004. Rhacophorus depressus. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2004: e.T58988A11855560. .Downloaded on 23 January 2019


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