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Limnonectes fragilis
family: Dicroglossidae
subfamily: Dicroglossinae

© 2007 Wang Lijun (1 of 1)

Country distribution from AmphibiaWeb's database: China

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Conservation Status (definitions)
IUCN (Red List) Status Vulnerable (VU)
See IUCN account.
CITES No CITES Listing
Other International Status None
National Status None
Regional Status None

   

From the IUCN Red List Species Account:

 

Range Description

This species is known from hilly areas in central and south-western Hainan, China, from 290-1,000m asl.

Habitat and Ecology

It inhabits small, low-gradient streams, seepages and marshes in forested areas, and breeds in streams.

Population

It is not a common species.

Population Trend

Decreasing

Major Threats

The major threat is habitat loss, in particular due to agriculture and infrastructure development.

Conservation Actions

It is present in several protected areas on the island.

Citation

Michael Wai Neng Lau, Zhao Ermi, Shi Haitao 2004. Limnonectes fragilis. In: IUCN 2013

 

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