Fejervarya moodiei
Crab-eating Frog, Mangrove Frog
family: Dicroglossidae
subfamily: Dicroglossinae
Species Description: Dubois, Ohler 2000 Alytes 18

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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: Philippines


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From the IUCN Red List Species Account:


Range Description

This taxon is known only from the type locality of Manila, Luzon Island, in the Philippines.

Habitat and Ecology

This is presumably an aquatic taxon with larval development.


Its population status is not known.

Population Trend


Major Threats

The specific threats to it are not known, though the type locality is now a large city.

Conservation Actions

It is not known if the species occurs in protected areas.

Red List Status

Data Deficient (DD)


Listed as Data Deficient in view of continuing doubts as to its taxonomic validity, extent of occurrence, status and ecological requirements.

Taxonomic Notes

This name has not been associated with any known population of frogs in the wild (Dubois and Ohler 2000).


Annemarie Ohler 2004. Fejervarya moodiei. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2004: e.T58276A11748038. .Downloaded on 19 January 2019


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