This species is known from central and southern China, below 1,200m asl.
Habitat and Ecology
This species inhabits forests in hilly areas. It breeds in still waters such as paddy fields and pools.
It is a common species.
Habitat destruction and degradation are major threats to this species.
Many protected areas in the region support this species.
Michael Wai Neng Lau, Geng Baorong, Gu Huiqing 2004. Hyla sanchiangensis. In: IUCN 2014