Nanorana mokokchungensis
family: Dicroglossidae
subfamily: Dicroglossinae
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: India


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From the IUCN Red List Species Account:


Range Description

This species is currently known only from the type locality of Mokokchung (26° 20'N; 94° 30'E), in Nagaland, north-east India, at 1200m asl. It is likely to occur more widely.

Habitat and Ecology

It is believed to occur in stream habitats, in which it presumably breeds, in upland tropical forests.


There is very little information regarding its population status. Recent herpetological surveys in Nagaland have not located a second population.

Population Trend


Major Threats

Threats to this species are unknown.

Conservation Actions

It is protected by national legislation.

Red List Status

Data Deficient (DD)


Listed as Data Deficient since it has only recently been described, and there is still very little information on its extent of occurrence, status and ecological requirements.


Sabitry Bordoloi, Annemarie Ohler, Sushil Dutta 2004. Nanorana mokokchungensis. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2004: e.T58433A11780625. .Downloaded on 23 January 2019


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