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Bokermannohyla izecksohni
family: Hylidae
subfamily: Hylinae

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Conservation Status (definitions)
IUCN (Red List) Status Critically Endangered (CR)
CITES No CITES Listing
Other International Status None
National Status None
Regional Status None

 

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From the IUCN Red List Species Account:

 

Range Description

This species is known only from Rubião Júnior, Botucatu, in the state of São Paulo, Brazil.

Habitat and Ecology

It was originally found on vegetation or on forest leaf-litter near streams. The type specimen was found in a temporary pond, which has subsequently disappeared. It breeds in temporary ponds.

Population

Surveys to locate this species in recent years have not found any individuals.

Population Trend

Decreasing

Major Threats

The type locality of the species has been destroyed by agriculture and human settlement.

Conservation Actions

The current known range of the species is not within any protected area. Further survey work is needed to determine if it occurs outside the vicinity of the type locality, and if it even still persists at the type locality.

Taxonomic Notes

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

Citation

Miguel Trefaut Rodrigues, Carlos Alberto Gonçalves da Cruz 2004. Bokermannohyla izecksohni. In: IUCN 2014

 

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