Bokermannohyla pseudopseudis
family: Hylidae
subfamily: Hylinae

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Conservation Status (definitions)
IUCN (Red List) Status Least Concern (LC)
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

This species is known from the central highlands of Goiás, Distrito Federal and Minas Gerais states, in Brazil, from 1,200m asl.

Habitat and Ecology

It occurs in rock crevices in permanent or temporary streams. Spawning occurs in both these sites. Tadpoles were found attached to stones on the bottom of pools within deep sections of permanent streams with small waterfalls and quartzitic rocks. It does not adapt well to anthropogenic disturbance.


It is an uncommon species.

Population Trend


Major Threats

Agriculture, both crops and livestock, as well as logging and dam construction are major threats to the species’ habitat.

Conservation Actions

It range includes several protected areas.

Red List Status

Least Concern (LC)


Listed as Least Concern in view of its wide distribution, presumed large population, and because it is unlikely to be declining fast enough to qualify for listing in a more threatened category.

Taxonomic Notes

This species was previously within the genus Hyla but has recently been moved to the genus Bokermannohyla (Faivovich, et al., 2005).


Paula Cabral Eterovick, Dante Pavan, Débora Silvano 2004. Bokermannohyla pseudopseudis. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2004: e.T55615A11339258. .Downloaded on 19 February 2019


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