Dendrophryniscus berthalutzae 


Taxonomy [top]

Kingdom Phylum Class Order Family
Animalia Chordata Amphibia Anura Bufonidae

Scientific Name: Dendrophryniscus berthalutzae
Species Authority: Izecksohn, 1994

Assessment Information [top]

Red List Category & Criteria: Least Concern ver 3.1
Year Published: 2004
Date Assessed: 2004-04-30
Needs updating
Assessor(s): Débora Silvano, Paulo Garcia
Reviewer(s): Global Amphibian Assessment Coordinating Team (Simon Stuart, Janice Chanson, Neil Cox and Bruce Young)
Listed as Least Concern since, although its Extent of Occurrence is probably less than 20,000 km2, it is common with a presumed large population, and it is unlikely to be declining fast enough to qualify for listing in a more threatened category.

Geographic Range [top]

Range Description: This species occurs in the Serra do Mar, Serra do Tabuleiro, and Serra Geral of Santa Catarina and Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil, at approximately 300-1,100m asl.
Countries occurrence:
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Population [top]

Population: It is uncommon but widely distributed; it continues to be collected regularly.
Current Population Trend: Decreasing
Additional data:
Population severely fragmented: No

Habitat and Ecology [top]

Habitat and Ecology: It occurs in leaf-litter in humid rainforest. It reproduces in bromeliads by larval development.
Systems: Terrestrial

Threats [top]

Major Threat(s): Habitat loss due to deforestation is a threat to this species.

Conservation Actions [top]

Conservation Actions: It occurs in several protected areas.

Citation: Débora Silvano, Paulo Garcia. 2004. Dendrophryniscus berthalutzae. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2004: e.T54804A11203767. . Downloaded on 27 November 2015.
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