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Fejervarya pierrei
family: Dicroglossidae
subfamily: Dicroglossinae

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Country distribution from AmphibiaWeb's database: Bangladesh, India, Nepal

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Conservation Status (definitions)
IUCN (Red List) Status Least Concern (LC)
See IUCN account.
CITES
Other International Status None
National Status None
Regional Status None

   

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.

Population

It is considered to be common.

Population Trend

Stable

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.

Citation

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

 

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