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Corythomantis greeningi
family: Hylidae
subfamily: Hylinae

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Conservation Status (definitions)
IUCN (Red List) Status Least Concern (LC)
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 occurs widely in the xeric and subhumid regions of northeastern Brazil, south to northern Minas Gerais. It is a low altitude species.

Habitat and Ecology

It occurs in dry Caatinga savannah, and is usually found on vegetation, including in bromeliads, and in rock outcrops. It breeds in temporary streams in open areas.

Population

It is a common species.

Population Trend

Stable

Major Threats

The main threats relate to habitat loss, especially due to livestock, and also due to crops and fire.

Conservation Actions

It occurs in the Reserva de Serra das Almas-Crateus, and probably also in other protected areas..

Citation

Diva Borges-Najosa, Gabriel Skuk 2004. Corythomantis greeningi. In: IUCN 2014

 

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