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Rhacophorus edentulus
Celebes Flying Frog
family: Rhacophoridae
subfamily: Rhacophorinae

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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: Indonesia

 

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From the IUCN Red List Species Account:

 

Range Description

This species is known only from Totoiya, in the Bulawa Mountains, in Sulawesi, Indonesia. The location of the type locality has not been determined, and so its range cannot be mapped.

Habitat and Ecology

The habitat requirements of this species are not known, although it presumably breeds in water, like most other species of the genus.

Population

The population status of this species is unknown.

Population Trend

unknown

Major Threats

Threats to this species are unknown.

Conservation Actions

Its taxonomic status and validity need to be determined.

Red List Status

Data Deficient (DD)

Rationale

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

According to the original description, this species closely resembles Rhacophorus monticola.

Citation

Djoko Iskandar, Mumpuni 2004. Rhacophorus edentulus. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2004: e.T58991A11856234. http://dx.doi.org/10.2305/IUCN.UK.2004.RLTS.T58991A11856234.en .Downloaded on 14 November 2018

 

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