Odorrana versabilis
family: Ranidae

© 2007 Wang Lijun (1 of 2)

AmphibiaChina 中国两栖类.

Conservation Status (definitions)
IUCN (Red List) Status Least Concern (LC)
Other International Status None
National Status None
Regional Status None

Country distribution from AmphibiaWeb's database: China


View distribution map using BerkeleyMapper.


From the IUCN Red List Species Account:


Range Description

This species is known from the Provinces of Guizhou, Jiangxi, Hunan, Guangdong, Guangxi and Hong Kong in China. It has been recorded from 600-1,525m asl.

Habitat and Ecology

It inhabits hill streams and the surrounding forests, and breeds in streams.


It is a common species, but is in serious decline because of habitat loss.

Population Trend


Major Threats

Habitat destruction and degradation caused by deforestation (clear-cutting), infrastructure development and dam construction are major threats to this species.

Conservation Actions

The range of this species includes quite a few protected areas.

Red List Status

Least Concern (LC)


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.


Fei Liang, Li Cheng 2004. Odorrana versabilis. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2004: e.T58745A11836040. .Downloaded on 19 January 2019


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