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Chalcorana scutigera
family: Ranidae
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: Thailand

 

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From the IUCN Red List Species Account:

 

Range Description

This taxon was recorded in Thailand from the approximate locality of "Hat Sanuk, Siamese Malaya, near Tenasserim border".

Habitat and Ecology

It 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 the species occurs in protected areas.

Red List Status

Data Deficient (DD)

Rationale

Listed as Data Deficient in view of continuing doubts as to its taxonomic validity.

Taxonomic Notes

This species is based on a single specimen that exhibits characteristics of Polypedates. Taylor (1962) came close to synonymising it with P. leucomystax, but had no access to the type specimen and tentatively retained it as a distinct species.

Citation

Annemarie Ohler 2004. Chalcorana scutigera. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2004: e.T58712A89367956. http://dx.doi.org/10.2305/IUCN.UK.2004.RLTS.T58712A11828179.en .Downloaded on 21 November 2018

 

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