|Scientific Name:||Hyperolius mitchelli|
|Species Authority:||Loveridge, 1953|
|Red List Category & Criteria:||Least Concern ver 3.1|
|Assessor(s):||IUCN SSC Amphibian Specialist Group|
|Contributor(s):||Schiøtz, A. & Poynton, J.|
Listed as Least Concern in view of its wide distribution, tolerance of a degree of habitat modification and its presumed large population.
|Range Description:||This species ranges widely from northeastern Tanzania, through Malawi to central Mozambique. It is present on the island of Zanzibar. A record from Ngurdoto Crater in Arusha National Park, north-central Tanzania, was a misidentified Hyperolius viridiflavus ommatostictus. It is a low-altitude species, though it occurs to at least 1,000 m asl.|
Native:Malawi; Mozambique; Tanzania, United Republic of
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|Population:||It is a common species.|
|Habitat and Ecology:||It lives in dry forest, heavily degraded former forest (farm bush) and low-intensity farmland. It breeds in permanent and temporary ponds in rather open forest and farm bush.|
|Use and Trade:||
There are no reports of this species being utilized.
|Major Threat(s):||Although it can withstand considerable habitat alteration, there is almost certainly a limit to the amount of opening of its habitat that it can tolerate.|
|Conservation Actions:||It presumably occurs in several protected areas.|
|Citation:||IUCN SSC Amphibian Specialist Group 2013. Hyperolius mitchelli. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2014.2. <www.iucnredlist.org>. Downloaded on 21 October 2014.|