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Afrixalus lindholmi
family: Hyperoliidae
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: Cameroon

 

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From the IUCN Red List Species Account:

 

Range Description

This species is known only from the type locality of Bibundi, Cameroon, although this form cannot be matched to any known species in the wild.

Habitat and Ecology

There is no information on the habitat and ecological requirements of this species, which presumably breeds in water by larval development.

Population

Its population status is not known.

Population Trend

unknown

Major Threats

The threats to this species are not known.

Conservation Actions

It is not known if it occurs in any protected areas. There are continuing doubts as to its taxonomic validity, so research is required in this area.

Red List Status

Data Deficient (DD)

Rationale

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

Taxonomic Notes

According to Perret (1976) this form is possibly a member of the genus Leptopelis (the type specimen is a juvenile). It cannot be matched to any known species in the wild.

Citation

IUCN SSC Amphibian Specialist Group 2014. Afrixalus lindholmi. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2014: e.T56069A18371110. http://dx.doi.org/10.2305/IUCN.UK.2014-1.RLTS.T56069A18371110.en .Downloaded on 15 November 2018

 

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