This species is known only from the type locality near Sahiya, in Uttaranchal, India, at 500m asl. It might occur more widely.
Habitat and Ecology
It is believed to be restricted to hill streams, but nothing further is known of its biological or ecological requirements.
There is no information available on this species' population status.
Threats to this species remain unknown.
It is protected by national legislation, but it has not been recorded from any protected areas. Fieldwork was recently undertaken in the area by Ray (1999).
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.
Pranjalendu Ray, Sushil Dutta 2004. Amolops jaunsari. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2004: e.T58211A11748508. http://dx.doi.org/10.2305/IUCN.UK.2004.RLTS.T58211A11748508.en .Downloaded on 18 November 2018