Aplastodiscus cochranae
family: Hylidae
subfamily: Hylinae

© 2004 Dr. Axel Kwet (1 of 2)
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


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From the IUCN Red List Species Account:


Range Description

This species is known only from the coastal mountains of Santa Catarina state, Brazil, at 500-800m asl.

Habitat and Ecology

It lives on the edge of rainforest, and occurs in understorey vegetation. It reproduces in small water-filled holes in the ground.


It is abundant and the population is apparently stable.

Population Trend


Major Threats

It is threatened by cattle that trample vegetation and cause water pollution.

Conservation Actions

It occurs in Serra do Tabeleiro State Park and several private reserves.

Taxonomic Notes

This species was removed from the synonymy of Aplastodiscus perviridis by Garcia, Caramaschi and Kwet (2001).


Paulo Garcia, Axel Kwet 2004. Aplastodiscus cochranae. In: IUCN 2014


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