This species is known from central and southern China, below 1,200m asl.
Habitat and Ecology
This species inhabits forests in hilly areas. It breeds in still waters such as paddy fields and pools.
It is a common species.
Habitat destruction and degradation are major threats to this species.
Many protected areas in the region support this species.
Red List Status
Least Concern (LC)
Listed as Least Concern in view of its wide distribution, tolerance of a broad range of habitats, presumed large population, and because it is unlikely to be declining fast enough to qualify for listing in a more threatened category.
Michael Wai Neng Lau, Geng Baorong, Gu Huiqing 2004. Hyla sanchiangensis. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2004: e.T55642A11346305. http://dx.doi.org/10.2305/IUCN.UK.2004.RLTS.T55642A11346305.en .Downloaded on 23 January 2019