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Hypsiboas lundii
family: Hylidae
subfamily: Hylinae
 
Species Description: Caramaschi U, Napoli MF 2004 J Herp 38:501-509

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Conservation Status (definitions)
IUCN (Red List) Status Least Concern (LC)
CITES
Other International Status None
National Status None
Regional Status None

Country distribution from AmphibiaWeb's database: Brazil

 

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Range Description

This species is known from the Federal District and the states of Goiás, Minas Gerais and São Paulo, in the Cerrado of central and southeastern Brazil. It occurs up to 1,100m asl.

Habitat and Ecology

This species occurs on vegetation near streams in primary and secondary forest, and also in forest edge and forest clearings. It breeds in permanent streams. It has also been found in plantations.

Population

This is a very common species.

Population Trend

Decreasing

Major Threats

There are no threats to this very common species.

Conservation Actions

The range of this species includes several protected areas. More research into the species' Extent of Occurrence is needed.

Taxonomic Notes

This species was previously within the genus Hyla but has recently been moved to the resurrected genus Hypsiboas (Faivovich, et al., 2005). It was previously known as Hyla biobeba, but recent taxonomic research has shown that the older name of Hyla lundii is correct (Caramaschi and Napoli, 1994).

Citation

Ulisses Caramaschi, Miguel Trefaut Rodrigues 2004. Hypsiboas lundii. In: IUCN 2014

 

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