Corythomantis greeningi 

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Taxonomy [top]

Kingdom Phylum Class Order Family
Animalia Chordata Amphibia Anura Hylidae

Scientific Name: Corythomantis greeningi Boulenger, 1896

Assessment Information [top]

Red List Category & Criteria: Least Concern ver 3.1
Year Published: 2004
Date Assessed: 2004-04-30
Needs updating
Assessor(s): Diva Borges-Najosa, Gabriel Skuk
Reviewer(s): Global Amphibian Assessment Coordinating Team (Simon Stuart, Janice Chanson, Neil Cox and Bruce Young)
Listed as Least Concern in view of its wide distribution, presumed large population, and because 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 widely in the xeric and subhumid regions of northeastern Brazil, south to northern Minas Gerais. It is a low altitude species.
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Population [top]

Population:It is a common species.
Current Population Trend:Stable
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Population severely fragmented:No

Habitat and Ecology [top]

Habitat and Ecology:It occurs in dry Caatinga savannah, and is usually found on vegetation, including in bromeliads, and in rock outcrops. It breeds in temporary streams in open areas.
Systems:Terrestrial; Freshwater

Threats [top]

Major Threat(s): The main threats relate to habitat loss, especially due to livestock, and also due to crops and fire.

Conservation Actions [top]

Conservation Actions: It occurs in the Reserva de Serra das Almas-Crateus, and probably also in other protected areas..

Citation: Diva Borges-Najosa, Gabriel Skuk. 2004. Corythomantis greeningi. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2004: e.T55303A11286222. . Downloaded on 27 May 2018.
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