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Scinax crospedospilus
family: Hylidae
subfamily: Hylinae

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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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From the IUCN Red List Species Account:

 

Range Description

This species is known from the coastal mountains of Rio de Janeiro, São Paulo and Minas Gerais States in southeastern Brazil. It has been recorded from 800-2,200m asl.

Habitat and Ecology

This species is found on low vegetation or on boulders associated with ponds in open areas. Tadpoles have been collected from temporary and permanent ponds. It is also known from disturbed open areas such as artificial ponds and pastureland.

Population

It is a locally common species.

Population Trend

Stable

Major Threats

There are no known major threats to this common and adaptable species.

Conservation Actions

The range of the species includes several protected areas. More research into the species' Extent of Occurrence is needed. Further research is required to resolve taxonomic confusion within the genus Scinax.

Citation

Dante Pavan, Ana Maria Telles 2004. Scinax crospedospilus. In: IUCN 2014

 

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