Kurixalus naso
family: Rhacophoridae
subfamily: Rhacophorinae
Species Description: Annandale, N. 1912. Zoological results of the Abor Expedition, 1911–1912. I. Amphibia. Records of the Indian Museum 8: 7–36.

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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, India, Myanmar


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From the IUCN Red List Species Account:


Range Description

This species is known from the states of Meghalaya and Arunachal Pradesh in north-eastern India, where it has been recorded between 1,100 and 1,500m asl.

Habitat and Ecology

This is an arboreal species associated with tropical forest, shrubland and grasslands. Breeding takes place in small, temporary water pools.


Its population size is believed to be small.

Population Trend


Major Threats

The main threat to this species is deforestation, by both subsistence and commercial means.

Conservation Actions

It has been recorded from Dihang-Dibang Biosphere Reserve and Mouling National Park in Arunachal Pradesh. Recent field studies have been undertaken by Borah and Dutta (2001) and Bardoloi (2001). Its taxonomic status requires further investigation.

Red List Status

Data Deficient (DD)


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


Sushil Dutta, Saibal Sengupta, Sabitry Bordoloi 2004. Kurixalus naso. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2004: e.T58959A11862496. .Downloaded on 20 January 2019


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