Amolops liangshanensis
family: Ranidae

AmphibiaChina 中国两栖类.

Conservation Status (definitions)
IUCN (Red List) Status Data Deficient (DD)
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 Qiliba, in Zhaojue County, western Sichuan Province, China, at around 3,000m asl.

Habitat and Ecology

It is found in hilly areas where it inhabits streams, in which it breeds, and the surrounding habitats.


It is not an uncommon species.

Population Trend


Major Threats

There is no information on threats to this species.

Conservation Actions

Taxonomic research is needed to determine the validity of this species.

Red List Status

Data Deficient (DD)


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

Taxonomic Notes

Some experts consider this species to be invalid (Fei Liang pers. comm.), stating that no specimen exists anymore. However, this opinion is not universally agreed.


Wu Guanfu, Yang Datong 2004. Amolops liangshanensis. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2004: e.T58216A11750168. .Downloaded on 21 January 2019


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