This species is known only from the type locality, Aniqiao, in Medog County, Xizang Autonomous Region, China, at 1,066m asl.
Habitat and Ecology
It is known from a large stream and the surrounding rocks. Breeding presumably takes place by larval development.
There is no information available on the population status of this species.
The main threat to this species is habitat loss and degradation due to smallholder farming.
Its sole known locality is within Yaluzangbudaxiagu National Nature Reserve.
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 and ecological requirements.
Xie Feng, Jiang Jianping 2006. Amolops aniqiaoensis. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2006: e.T61862A12557137. http://dx.doi.org/10.2305/IUCN.UK.2006.RLTS.T61862A12557137.en .Downloaded on 16 November 2018