Scinax longilineus 

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Taxonomy [top]

Kingdom Phylum Class Order Family
Animalia Chordata Amphibia Anura Hylidae

Scientific Name: Scinax longilineus (B. Lutz, 1968)

Assessment Information [top]

Red List Category & Criteria: Least Concern ver 3.1
Year Published: 2004
Date Assessed: 2004-04-30
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Assessor(s): Bruno Pimenta, Gilda Andrade
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, 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 in the mountains of southeastern Brazil, at 700-1,200m asl in the State of Minas Gerais.
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Population [top]

Population:It is a very common species.
Current Population Trend:Decreasing
Additional data:
Population severely fragmented:No

Habitat and Ecology [top]

Habitat and Ecology:It lives inside lowland and montane forests, including riparian forests, and on forest edges, but not in more open areas. It is usually found on vegetation near streams. It breeds in streams and pools in streams.
Systems:Terrestrial; Freshwater

Threats [top]

Major Threat(s): The major threats are probably related to habitat loss due to wood plantations, logging, mining and human settlement.

Conservation Actions [top]

Conservation Actions: It occurs in some protected areas.

Citation: Bruno Pimenta, Gilda Andrade. 2004. Scinax longilineus. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2004: e.T55973A11387158. . Downloaded on 23 May 2018.
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