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Amolops granulosus
family: Ranidae

© 2008 LI Cheng (1 of 1)

AmphibiaChina 中国两栖类.

Conservation Status (definitions)
IUCN (Red List) Status Least Concern (LC)
CITES No CITES Listing
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 from eastern Sichuan and western Hubei provinces in China, between 1,000-2,200m asl. It is known from fewer than 10 locations, but it probably occurs more widely than current records suggest, especially in areas between known sites.

Habitat and Ecology

It lives in forests and breeds in streams.

Population

It is an uncommon species.

Population Trend

decreasing

Major Threats

Habitat destruction and degradation caused by deforestation are major threats to this species.

Conservation Actions

This species is known from a few protected areas including Shengnongjia Nature Reserve and Emeishan Mountain Scenic Site.

Red List Status

Least Concern (LC)

Rationale

Listed as Least Concern in view of its wide distribution, presumed large population, and because it is unlikely to be declining fast enough to qualify for listing in a more threatened category.

Citation

Wu Guanfu, Li Pipeng 2004. Amolops granulosus. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2004: e.T58208A11747203. http://dx.doi.org/10.2305/IUCN.UK.2004.RLTS.T58208A11747203.en .Downloaded on 15 November 2018

 

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