Webless pygmy tree frog
|Taxonomic Notes: This species has been rediscovered after 137 years by Mendis Wickramasinghe and colleagues (J Threatened Taxa 2013 5:5181-5193) and its status as a distinct taxon reaffirmed. The status should be changed from extinct to critically endangered.|
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Distribution and Habitat
Life History, Abundance, Activity, and Special Behaviors
Trends and Threats
Possible reasons for amphibian decline
General habitat alteration and loss
Written by Krystal Gong (mskgong AT sfsu.edu), SFSU
First submitted 2000-09-08
Edited by Vance Vredenburg (2009-02-23)
Species Account Citation: AmphibiaWeb 2009 Pseudophilautus hypomelas: Webless pygmy tree frog <http://amphibiaweb.org/species/4417> University of California, Berkeley, CA, USA. Accessed Oct 20, 2017.
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