This species is endemic to eastern Guizhou, southern Hunan and northern Guangxi Provinces in central China, from 900-1,500m asl.
Habitat and Ecology
This species inhabits hill streams in broadleaf forests, and presumably breeds in streams.
It appears to be generally uncommon.
The major threats to this species are habitat destruction and degradation due mainly to agriculture.
Several protected areas are within its range.
Red List Status
Near Threatened (NT)
Listed as Near Threatened because its Area of Occupancy is probably not much greater than 2,000 km2, and the extent and quality of its habitat is probably declining, thus making the species close to qualifying for Vulnerable.
Michael Wai Neng Lau, Zhao Ermi 2004. Odorrana lungshengensis. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2004: e.T58648A11819645. http://dx.doi.org/10.2305/IUCN.UK.2004.RLTS.T58648A11819645.en .Downloaded on 19 November 2018