|Scientific Name:||Scinax albicans (Bokermann, 1967)|
Scinax opalinus (B. Lutz, 1968)
|Taxonomic Notes:||For a discussion of the status of this species, see Heyer (1980).|
|Red List Category & Criteria:||Least Concern ver 3.1|
|Assessor(s):||Carlos Alberto Gonçalves da Cruz, Miguel Trefaut Rodrigues|
|Reviewer(s):||Global Amphibian Assessment Coordinating Team (Simon Stuart, Janice Chanson, Neil Cox and Bruce Young)|
Listed as Least Concern in view of its relatively wide distribution, presumed large population, and because it is unlikely to be declining fast enough to qualify for listing in a more threatened category.
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|Range Description:||This species is known from Serra do Mar in the state of Rio de Janeiro, in Brazil. It occurs around 1,200m asl.|
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|Population:||This is a very common species.|
|Current Population Trend:||Decreasing|
|Habitat and Ecology:||They are found on vegetation near small streams and brooks in primary and old secondary forest where they also breed. They have not been recorded outside forest.|
Habitat loss due to deforestation, the creation of small farms for agriculture, and fires is a threat to the species.
This species has recently tested positive for Batrachochytrium dendrobatidis infection (Toledo et al., 2006b).
|Conservation Actions:||The species is known from a few protected areas. More research into the species' Extent of Occurrence is needed.|
|Citation:||Carlos Alberto Gonçalves da Cruz, Miguel Trefaut Rodrigues. 2010. Scinax albicans. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2010: e.T55923A11393680.Downloaded on 19 April 2018.|
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