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Dendropsophus dutrai
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 from eastern Brazil is known only from Areia Branca, in Sergipe State, and from the municipality of Quebrangulo in Alagoas State, from 160-360m asl. It almost certainly occurs more widely in north-eastern Brazil.

Habitat and Ecology

It is found in primary and secondary forest. There is no information on its breeding habits, although it presumably breeds in water.

Population

There are only a few records of this species, and very little information is available concerning its population status.

Population Trend

Unknown

Major Threats

The major threats to this species are probably related to habitat loss due to agricultural development, livestock grazing, wood extraction, fire, and human settlement.

Conservation Actions

It occurs in the Reserva Biológica de Pedra Talhada in Alagoas State.

Taxonomic Notes

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

Citation

Débora Silvano, Oswaldo Luiz Peixoto 2004. Dendropsophus dutrai. In: IUCN 2014

 

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