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Hypsiboas buriti
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 is known only from the type locality, Buritis, in the state of Minas Gerais, in Brazil, from 500m asl.

Habitat and Ecology

It occurs on low vegetation in and surrounding temporary and permanent ponds (in which it presumably breeds), in open areas.

Population

The population status of this species is not known.

Population Trend

Unknown

Major Threats

The major threats to its habitat are agricultural development (for both crops and livestock), as well as logging and the construction of dams.

Conservation Actions

It has not been recorded from any protected areas.

Taxonomic Notes

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

Citation

Ulisses Caramaschi, Carlos Alberto Gonçalves da Cruz, Débora Silvano 2004. Hypsiboas buriti. In: IUCN 2014

 

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