Ophryophryne hansi
family: Megophryidae

© 2012 Jodi J. L. Rowley (1 of 1)
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: Lao People's Democratic Republic, Viet Nam


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From the IUCN Red List Species Account:


Range Description

This recently described species is known only from the type locality of Buon Luoi, 20km west of the town of Kannack, An Khe District, Gia-Lai Province, Viet Nam, although it might occur more widely. It was collected at between 700 and 750m asl.

Habitat and Ecology

This is presumably a lowland forest inhabitant that breeds in streams.


It is known only from the type series.

Population Trend


Major Threats

The threats to this species are not known, although it is likely to be impacted by forest loss due to smallholder farming, logging and human settlement.

Conservation Actions

It is not known if this species occurs in any protected areas.

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, threats and ecological requirements.


Annemarie Ohler 2004. Ophryophryne hansi. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2004: e.T57585A11650561. .Downloaded on 18 January 2019


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