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Rhacophorus dorsoviridis
family: Rhacophoridae
subfamily: Rhacophorinae

AmphibiaChina 中国两栖类.

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: China, Viet Nam

 

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From the IUCN Red List Species Account:

 

Range Description

This species is known only from Mount Fan Si Pan, in northern Viet Nam, from 1,600-2,100m asl.

Habitat and Ecology

It was recorded from lower and upper montane evergreen forest, and was also observed breeding around a buffalo wallow in heavily degraded forest.

Population

It is reportedly common during breeding, although it has only been recorded once since it was first described over sixty years ago.

Population Trend

unknown

Major Threats

The main threats to this species are presumably encroachment of agriculture, and forest clearance through subsistence collection of wood.

Conservation Actions

Its one known location is within Hoang Lien Son National Park.

Red List Status

Data Deficient (DD)

Rationale

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

Citation

Annemarie Ohler, Steven Swan 2004. Rhacophorus dorsoviridis. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2004: e.T58944A11860171. http://dx.doi.org/10.2305/IUCN.UK.2004.RLTS.T58944A11860171.en .Downloaded on 14 November 2018

 

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