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Hylodes pipilans
family: Hylodidae
 
Species Description: Canedo C, Pombal Jp, Jr 2007 Two new species of torrent frog of the genus Hylodes (Anura, Hylodidiae) with nuptial thumb tubercles. Herpetologica 63:224-235

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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: Brazil

 

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From the IUCN Red List Species Account:

 

Range Description

The species is only known from near the Soberbo River at Serra dos Órgãos (22 22' S, 42 45' W), Municipality of Guapimirim, state of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil (Canedo and Pombal, 2007).

Habitat and Ecology

The species occurs within the Atlantic forest domain.

Population

No population status information is available for this species.

Population Trend

unknown

Major Threats

No major threats are known for this species.

Conservation Actions

There is a protected area in the Serra dos Órgãos, Serra dos Órgãos National Park (Canedo and Pombal, 2007).

Red List Status

Data Deficient (DD)

Rationale

Listed as Data Deficient since it has only recently been described, and there is still very little known about its extent of occurrence, area of occupancy, status and ecological requirements.

Taxonomic Notes

Hylodes pipilans differs from similar species by a combination of morphological characters and advertisement call features (Canedo and Pombal, 2007).

Citation

Ariadne Angulo 2008. Hylodes pipilans. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2008: e.T135733A4194607. http://dx.doi.org/10.2305/IUCN.UK.2008.RLTS.T135733A4194607.en .Downloaded on 20 November 2018

 

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