Dendropsophus cachimbo 

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Taxonomy [top]

Kingdom Phylum Class Order Family
Animalia Chordata Amphibia Anura Hylidae

Scientific Name: Dendropsophus cachimbo (Napoli and Caramaschi, 1999)
Taxonomic Notes: This species was previously within the genus Hyla but has recently been moved to the resurrected genus Dendropsophus (Faivovich et al. 2005).

Assessment Information [top]

Red List Category & Criteria: Data Deficient ver 3.1
Year Published: 2004
Date Assessed: 2004-04-30
Needs updating
Assessor(s): Ulisses Caramaschi, Guarino Colli
Reviewer(s): Global Amphibian Assessment Coordinating Team (Simon Stuart, Janice Chanson, Neil Cox and Bruce Young)
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 only from the type locality, "Cachimbo" (Napoli and Caramaschi 1999), at about 09° 21'S; 54° 57'W, in the state of Pará, Brazil, between 200 and 400m asl.
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Population [top]

Population:The population status of this species is not known.
Current Population Trend:Unknown
Additional data:
Population severely fragmented:No

Habitat and Ecology [top]

Habitat and Ecology:It occurs on low vegetation in and surrounding temporary and permanent ponds (in which it presumably breeds), in open areas.
Systems:Terrestrial; Freshwater

Threats [top]

Major Threat(s): The major threats to this species’ habitat are agricultural development (for both crops and livestock), as well as logging and the construction of dams.

Conservation Actions [top]

Conservation Actions: The area from which it has been recorded belongs to the Brazilian military, potentially affording it some protection.

Citation: Ulisses Caramaschi, Guarino Colli. 2004. Dendropsophus cachimbo. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2004: e.T55424A11308125. . Downloaded on 17 July 2018.
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