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Bokermannohyla ibitipoca
family: Hylidae
subfamily: Hylinae
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: Brazil

 

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From the IUCN Red List Species Account:

 

Range Description

This species is known only from the type locality, Parque Estadual do Ibitipoca, in Minas Gerais State, Brazil, where it has been recorded from about 1,500m asl.

Habitat and Ecology

It occurs in primary and old secondary gallery forests, on the ground or in leaf-litter near water. It breeds in permanent streams. It has only been recorded from a protected area, so its tolerance of habitat disturbance is unknown.

Population

This is a fairly common species.

Population Trend

Unknown

Major Threats

Habitat degradation due to touristic activities can be a threat to this species.

Conservation Actions

The type locality is within Parque Estadual do Ibitipoca, where conservation and maintenance of its habitat is required.

Taxonomic Notes

This species was previously within the genus Hyla but has recently been moved to the genus Bokermannohyla (Faivovich et al. 2005).

Citation

Miguel Trefaut Rodrigues, Monique Van Sluys, Luciana Barreto Nascimento 2004. Bokermannohyla ibitipoca. In: IUCN 2014

 

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