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Scinax flavoguttatus
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 occurs in coastal southeastern Brazil from the State of EspĂ­rito Santo, south to the State Santa Catarina. It altitudinal range is 100-1,300m asl.

Habitat and Ecology

It lives in primary and old secondary lowland and montane rainforest, it is usually found on vegetation near streams, where it breeds.

Population

It is a common species.

Population Trend

Decreasing

Major Threats

The major threats are probably related to habitat loss due to agriculture, logging and human settlement.

Conservation Actions

It occurs in many protected areas.

Citation

Sergio Potsch de Carvalho-e-Silva, Oswaldo Luiz Peixoto, Axel Kwet 2004. Scinax flavoguttatus. In: IUCN 2014

 

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