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Phyllomedusa oreades
family: Hylidae
subfamily: Phyllomedusinae
 
Species Description: Faivovich et al., 2005 Bull. Amer. Mus. Nat. Hist. 294:1-240.

© 2011 Danusy Lopes Santos (1 of 2)
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 from the plateaus in the state of Goiás (the Serra da Mesa, Chapada dos Veadeiros, and the Serra dos Pirineus) and in the Distrito Federal (in the Área de Relevante Interesse Ecológico (ARIE) do Capetinga, in the Reserva Ecológica do Instituto Brasileiro de Geografia e Estatística (IBGE)), Brazil. It occurs at altitudes above 900m asl.

Habitat and Ecology

It is found in open Cerrado savannah, with short and scattered shrubs, and breeds in small streams with the larvae developing in pools within the streams.

Population

The population status of this species is unknown.

Population Trend

Unknown

Major Threats

The threats to this species are not known.

Conservation Actions

It has been collected in the Reserva Ecológica do Instituto Brasileiro de Geografia e Estatística (IBGE).

Citation

Débora Silvano 2004. Phyllomedusa oreades. In: IUCN 2014

 

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