AmphibiaWeb - Brachycephalus sulfuratus


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Brachycephalus sulfuratus Condez, Monteiro, Comitti, Garcia, Amaral & Haddad, 2016
Sulfurous Flea Toad
family: Brachycephalidae
genus: Brachycephalus
Species Description: Condez TH, Monteiro JPdC, Comitti EJ, Haddad CFB 2016 A new species of flea-toad (Anura: Brachycephalidae) from the southern Atlantic forest, Brazil. Zootaxa 4083: 40-56.
Conservation Status (definitions)
IUCN Red List Status Account Least Concern (LC) - Provisional
National Status None
Regional Status None



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Distribution and Habitat

Country distribution from AmphibiaWeb's database: Brazil


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This species has not yet been assessed by the IUCN Red List; however, Bornschein et al (2019) analysed the Brachycephalus species using the IUCN Red List criteria with newer information and concluded this species should be listed as Least Concern.


Bornschein, M. R., Pie, M. R., Teixeira, L. (2019). "Conservation status of Brachycephalus toadlets (Anura: Brachycephalidae) from the Brazilian Atlantic rainforest.” Diversity, 11(150), 1-29. doi: 10.3390/d11090150 [link]

Originally submitted by: Michelle S. Koo (2022-07-24)
Comments by: Michelle S. Koo (updated 2022-07-24)

Edited by: Michelle S. Koo (2022-07-24)

Species Account Citation: AmphibiaWeb 2022 Brachycephalus sulfuratus: Sulfurous Flea Toad <> University of California, Berkeley, CA, USA. Accessed Apr 24, 2024.

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