Fejervarya pierrei
family: Dicroglossidae
subfamily: Dicroglossinae

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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: Bangladesh, India, Nepal


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From the IUCN Red List Species Account:


Range Description

This species occurs in central and eastern Nepal, and in southern and southeastern Bangladesh. It occurs at elevations below 500 m asl.

Habitat and Ecology

It is associated with paddy fields. Reproduction takes place in both ponds and paddy fields.


It is considered to be common.

Population Trend


Major Threats

The main threat to this species is the pollution of waterbodies with agrochemicals.

Conservation Actions

The species is known to occur in Royal Chitwan National Park.


Tej Kumar Shrestha & Annemarie Ohler 2004. Zakerana pierrei. In: IUCN 2014


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