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Phrynobatrachus asper
family: Phrynobatrachidae

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Conservation Status (definitions)
IUCN (Red List) Status Data Deficient (DD)
CITES No CITES Listing
Other International Status None
National Status None
Regional Status None

 

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From the IUCN Red List Species Account:

 

Range Description

This very poorly known species has been recorded only from the Itombwe Highlands in southern Kivu Province, eastern Democratic Republic of Congo, above 2,400m asl.

Habitat and Ecology

There is very little information regarding its habitat and ecology, although it is known to live in swamps in montane forest, where it presumably breeds.

Population

There is no recent information on the population status of this species.

Population Trend

Unknown

Major Threats

There is no recent information on threats to this species.

Conservation Actions

It is not known from any protected areas.

Citation

Robert Drewes, Martin Pickersgill 2004. Phrynobatrachus asper. In: IUCN 2014

 

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