|Scientific Name:||Pithecopus centralis (Bokermann, 1965)|
Phyllomedusa centralis Bokermann, 1965
|Taxonomic Source(s):||Frost, D.R. 2016. Amphibian Species of the World: an Online Reference. Version 6.0 (31 October 2016). New York, USA Available at: http://research.amnh.org/herpetology/amphibia/index.html.|
|Taxonomic Notes:||This species was first assessed under the generic name Phyllomedusa, but has since been transferred to the genus Pithecopus (Duellman et al. 2016).
This is an amended assessment created to account for the change in generic name.
|Red List Category & Criteria:||Data Deficient ver 3.1|
|Assessor(s):||Ulisses Caramaschi, Guarino Colli, Débora Silvano|
|Reviewer(s):||Global Amphibian Assessment Coordinating Team (Simon Stuart, Janice Chanson, Neil Cox and Bruce Young)|
Listed as Data Deficient in view of continuing uncertainties as to its extent of occurrence, status and ecological requirements.
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|Range Description:||This species is known only from the type locality, Chapada dos Guimarães, in Mato Grosso State, Brazil, at around 800m asl. It presumably occurs more widely, but its distribution is very poorly known.|
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|Population:||The population status of this species is not known.|
|Current Population Trend:||Unknown|
|Habitat and Ecology:||It is an inhabitant of the Cerrado savannah, and occurs on vegetation near small streams in which it breeds.|
|Major Threat(s):||The major threats to this species’ habitat are agricultural development (for both crops and livestock) and fire. The disturbance of the habitat by tourists is also a threat.|
|Conservation Actions:||Its type locality is within a protected area.|
|Citation:||Ulisses Caramaschi, Guarino Colli, Débora Silvano. 2016. Pithecopus centralis. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2016: e.T55846A107297204.Downloaded on 21 May 2018.|
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