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Litoria chloronota
family: Hylidae
subfamily: Pelodryadinae
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: Indonesia

 

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From the IUCN Red List Species Account:

 

Range Description

This species is known only from the Arfak Mountains, Vogelkop Peninsula, Papua, in Indonesian New Guinea. It was previously known only from the type locality, but it has been found more recently at 1,850m asl at the Anggi Lakes. The altitude of the type locality is unknown.

Habitat and Ecology

It is a montane forest species that can survive in degraded and secondary habitats. It breeds in small, slow-flowing streams and ditches.

Population

It has been found to be common in overgrown roadside ditches and in slow-flowing streams.

Population Trend

Unknown

Major Threats

There are no threats known to this adaptable species, and the area where it occurs is well protected by local people.

Conservation Actions

It occurs in Arfak Mountains National Park.

Citation

James Menzies, Stephen Richards 2004. Litoria chloronota. In: IUCN 2014

 

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