Dendropsophus xapuriensis
family: Hylidae
subfamily: Hylinae
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, Peru


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From the IUCN Red List Species Account:


Range Description

This species occurs in the State of Acre, Brazil. It presumably occurs more widely.

Habitat and Ecology

It is usually found around temporary waterbodies in open grassland areas and disturbed habitats. It reproduces in temporary waterbodies.


It is an abundant species.

Population Trend


Major Threats

There are no major threats because it adapts well to deforestation.

Conservation Actions

It occurs in several protected areas.

Red List Status

Least Concern (LC)


Listed as Least Concern in view of its probably wide distribution, tolerance of extensive of habitat modification, 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 resurrected genus Dendropsophus (Faivovich, et al., 2005).


Claudia Azevedo-Ramos, Miguel Trefaut Rodrigues, Claude Gascon 2004. Dendropsophus xapuriensis. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2004: e.T55698A11344423. .Downloaded on 18 January 2019


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