Scinax ariadne 


Taxonomy [top]

Kingdom Phylum Class Order Family
Animalia Chordata Amphibia Anura Hylidae

Scientific Name: Scinax ariadne
Species Authority: (Bokermann, 1967)

Assessment Information [top]

Red List Category & Criteria: Data Deficient ver 3.1
Year Published: 2004
Date Assessed: 2004-04-30
Needs updating
Assessor(s): Carlos Alberto Gonçalves da Cruz, Sergio Potsch de Carvalho-e-Silva
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.

Geographic Range [top]

Range Description: This species is known only from a single protected area that is in both São Paulo and Rio de Janeiro States, in south-eastern Brazil. It has been recorded above 500m asl, to at least 1,600m asl, although the upper limit of its altitudinal range is not known. It might occur more widely.
Countries occurrence:
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Population [top]

Population: It is not an uncommon species.
Current Population Trend: Stable
Additional data:
Population severely fragmented: No

Habitat and Ecology [top]

Habitat and Ecology: It occurs on vegetation near streams, in which it breeds, in primary and secondary forest.
Systems: Terrestrial; Freshwater

Threats [top]

Major Threat(s): There are no current threats to its habitat at present, since it is only known to occur in a protected area, but it might occur outside this area in which case these parts of its habitat could be under threat.

Conservation Actions [top]

Conservation Actions: The protected area which its known range is wholly within is Parque Nacional da Serra da Bocaina.

Citation: Carlos Alberto Gonçalves da Cruz, Sergio Potsch de Carvalho-e-Silva. 2004. Scinax ariadne. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2004: e.T55930A11397196. . Downloaded on 25 November 2015.
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