Amolops assamensis 

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Taxonomy [top]

Kingdom Phylum Class Order Family
Animalia Chordata Amphibia Anura Ranidae

Scientific Name: Amolops assamensis Sengupta, Hussain, Choudhury, Gogoi, Ahmed & Choudhury, 2008
Taxonomic Source(s): Frost, D.R. 2013. Amphibian Species of the World: an Online Reference. Version 5.6 (9 January 2013). Electronic Database. American Museum of Natural History, New York, USA. Available at:

Assessment Information [top]

Red List Category & Criteria: Data Deficient ver 3.1
Year Published: 2010
Date Assessed: 2010-06-26
Assessor(s): IUCN SSC Amphibian Specialist Group
Reviewer(s): Crnobrnja-Isailović, J. & Martins, M.R.C.
Contributor(s): Angulo, A.

Listed as Data Deficient since it has only recently been described, and there is still very little information on its extent of occurrence, status and ecological requirements.

Geographic Range [top]

Range Description:This species is known from Mayeng Hill Reserve Forest, Kamrup district, Assam, northeastern India (Sengupta et al. 2008).
Countries occurrence:
India (Assam)
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Population [top]

Population:No population status information is currently available for this species.
Current Population Trend:Unknown
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Habitat and Ecology [top]

Habitat and Ecology:This species inhabits forests. Individuals can be found near fast flowing streams and are associated with the splash zone of moist rock crevices with overhead canopy cover. Adults can be found in open areas at night, while tadpoles develop in these streams (Sengupta et al. 2008).
Systems:Terrestrial; Freshwater

Use and Trade [top]

Use and Trade:

There are no reports of this species being utilized.

Threats [top]

Major Threat(s):

There is no information on threats to this species.

Conservation Actions [top]

Conservation Actions: This species occurs within the Mayeng Hill Reserve Forest (Sengupta et al. 2008). More information is needed on this species' population status, distribution and threats.

Citation: IUCN SSC Amphibian Specialist Group. 2010. Amolops assamensis. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2010: e.T158638A5244716. . Downloaded on 23 September 2018.
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