This species is widely distributed at around 2,000m altitude in the west of Yunnan Province, China.; at Jingdong, Tengchong , Luchun, Menglian, Mengyang, and Mengla. It is likely to also be found in neighbouring Myanmar and Lao PDR.
Habitat and Ecology
This species is known from forest and breeds in streams.
There is no information available on the abundance of this species.
Habitat loss and degradation are the main threats to this species.
This species is likely to be found in Juheyinyongshuiyuan Nature Reserve, and possibly other protected areas.
Red List Status
Least Concern (LC)
Listed as Least Concern in view of its relatively wide distribution, presumed large population, and because it is unlikely to be declining fast enough to qualify for listing in a more threatened category.
Fei Liang, Ye Changyuan 2006. Leptobrachium huashen. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2006: e.T61839A12566104. http://dx.doi.org/10.2305/IUCN.UK.2006.RLTS.T61839A12566104.en .Downloaded on 15 November 2018