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Arthroleptis loveridgei
family: Arthroleptidae
Conservation Status (definitions)
IUCN (Red List) Status Data Deficient (DD)
CITES
Other International Status None
National Status None
Regional Status None

Country distribution from AmphibiaWeb's database: Congo, the Democratic Republic of the

 

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From the IUCN Red List Species Account:

 

Range Description

This species is known only from the type locality, Arebi (Uelé), Ituri, in north-eastern Democratic Republic of Congo.

Habitat and Ecology

No information is available on its habitat and ecology, although it is presumed to breed by direct development.

Population

The population status of this species is unknown.

Population Trend

Unknown

Major Threats

There is no information available on threats to this species.

Conservation Actions

It is not known to occur in any protected areas. Taxonomic research is needed to clarify the identity of this taxon. More information is needed on this species' distribution, population status, natural history and threats.

Taxonomic Notes

There are major taxonomic problems with the genus Arthroleptis through much of Africa. In many cases, the available names can be referred only to museum specimens, not to animals in the field. This is because the identification of these species frequently depends more on their vocalizations than their morphology.

Citation

IUCN SSC Amphibian Specialist Group 2013. Arthroleptis loveridgei. In: IUCN 2014

 

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