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Philautus cinerascens
family: Rhacophoridae
subfamily: Rhacophorinae
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: Myanmar

 

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From the IUCN Red List Species Account:

 

Range Description

This species is known only from the type locality, the Ataran River, in Tenasserim, Myanmar.

Habitat and Ecology

It presumably breeds by direct development.

Population

There is no information regarding its population status, as it is known only from the two or four type specimens collected in, or before, 1870 (Bossuyt and Dubois 2001).

Population Trend

unknown

Major Threats

Threats to this species are unknown.

Conservation Actions

Examination of the type specimens is needed, to confirm this species' taxonomic validity. The type locality is close to the Western Forest Complex of Thailand, which is the largest surviving forest tract of Thailand, and which is comprised of a number of individual protected areas.

Red List Status

Data Deficient (DD)

Rationale

Listed as Data Deficient in view of the absence of recent information on its extent of occurrence, status and ecological requirements.

Taxonomic Notes

This species was resurrected from the synonymy of Ixalus lateralis by Bossuyt and Dubois (2001).

Citation

Peter Paul van Dijk, Annemarie Ohler 2004. Philautus cinerascens. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2004: e.T58831A11847488. http://dx.doi.org/10.2305/IUCN.UK.2004.RLTS.T58831A11847488.en .Downloaded on 20 November 2018

 

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