Pseudacris brimleyi


Taxonomy [top]

Kingdom Phylum Class Order Family

Scientific Name: Pseudacris brimleyi
Species Authority: Brandt and Walker, 1933
Common Name(s):
English Brimley's Chorus Frog

Assessment Information [top]

Red List Category & Criteria: Least Concern ver 3.1
Year Published: 2004
Date Assessed: 2004-04-30
Assessor(s): Geoffrey Hammerson
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, tolerance of a degree of habitat modification, 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 can be found from the Coastal Plain from southeastern Virginia to eastern Georgia, USA (Conant and Collins 1991).
United States
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Population [top]

Population: Many secure populations occur across the range.
Population Trend: Stable

Habitat and Ecology [top]

Habitat and Ecology: The habitat is in low areas in hardwood forests, swamps near rivers and streams, marshes, and wet open woods. Eggs and larvae develop in flooded ditches and shallow ponds.
Systems: Terrestrial; Freshwater

Threats [top]

Major Threat(s): There are no known threats. Clear cutting and urbanization probably impact local populations.

Conservation Actions [top]

Conservation Actions: There are no conservation measures needed. It occurs in many protected areas.

Citation: Geoffrey Hammerson 2004. Pseudacris brimleyi. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2014.2. <>. Downloaded on 24 October 2014.
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