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Hyla tsinlingensis

Subgenus: Hyla
family: Hylidae
subfamily: Hylinae
Taxonomic Notes: Duellman et al. (Zootaxa 2016) treated two major clades as genera; AmphibiaWeb treats these two clades as subgenera(Hyla in the Old World; Dryophytes in the New World and East Asia), thus stabilizing traditional taxonomy.

AmphibiaChina 中国两栖类.

Conservation Status (definitions)
IUCN (Red List) Status Least Concern (LC)
CITES No CITES Listing
Other International Status None
National Status None
Regional Status None

Country distribution from AmphibiaWeb's database: China

 

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From the IUCN Red List Species Account:

 

Range Description

This species is known from southern Shaanxi, southern Gansu, eastern Sichuan and central Anhui provinces in central China, from 600-2,500m asl. It probably occurs more widely than current records suggest, especially in areas between known sites.

Habitat and Ecology

It inhabits paddy fields, shrubland, grassland, edges of rivers and ponds in hilly areas. It breeds in still water in paddy fields and pools.

Population

It is declining over some parts of its range.

Population Trend

Decreasing

Major Threats

Habitat destruction and degradation are major threats to this species.

Conservation Actions

The range of this species overlaps with a number of protected areas in the region.

Citation

Li Pipeng, Liang Gang 2004. Hyla tsinlingensis. In: IUCN 2014

 

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