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Rhacophorus verrucopus
family: Rhacophoridae
subfamily: Rhacophorinae

AmphibiaChina 中国两栖类.

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: China

 

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From the IUCN Red List Species Account:

 

Range Description

This species is known only from Beibeng, Medog, in southern Xizang Autonomous Region, China. It probably occurs more widely, and in particular in nearby India. It has been recorded from 800-1,500m asl.

Habitat and Ecology

This species inhabits forests, and has been found in shrubs near a lake. It is active at night and is often found in the undergrowth (shrubs and grass) of forests. Its breeding habitat is unknown, but it presumably breeds by larval development in water.

Population

It is not uncommon.

Population Trend

unknown

Major Threats

There is no information on threats to this species.

Conservation Actions

Part of the range of this species overlaps with a nature reserve.

Red List Status

Data Deficient (DD)

Rationale

Listed as Data Deficient in view of continuing uncertainties as to its extent of occurrence, status and ecological requirements.

Citation

Fei Liang, Michael Wai Neng Lau 2004. Rhacophorus verrucopus. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2004: e.T59028A11872204. http://dx.doi.org/10.2305/IUCN.UK.2004.RLTS.T59028A11872204.en .Downloaded on 17 November 2018

 

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