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.
It is not uncommon.
There is no information on threats to this species.
Part of the range of this species overlaps with a nature reserve.
Red List Status
Data Deficient (DD)
Listed as Data Deficient in view of continuing uncertainties as to its extent of occurrence, status and ecological requirements.
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 19 January 2019