Taxonomy [top]

Kingdom Phylum Class Order Family
Animalia Chordata Amphibia Anura Leptodactylidae

Scientific Name: Adenomera bokermanni
Species Authority: (Heyer, 1973)
Leptodactylus bokermanni Heyer, 1973
Taxonomic Source(s): Frost, D.R. 2013. Amphibian Species of the World: an Online Reference. Version 5.6 (9 January 2013). Electronic Database. American Museum of Natural History, New York, USA. Available at:
Taxonomic Notes: This species is composed of several cryptic species (A. Kwet pers. comm.).

Assessment Information [top]

Red List Category & Criteria: Least Concern ver 3.1
Year Published: 2010
Date Assessed: 2008-12-10
Assessor(s): Sergio Potsch de Carvalho-e-Silva, Ana Maria Telles
Reviewer(s): Global Amphibian Assessment Coordinating Team (Simon Stuart, Janice Chanson, Neil Cox and Bruce Young)
Listed as Least Concern since, although its Extent of Occurrence might be less than 20,000 km2, it is common and adaptable with a presumed large population, and it is unlikely to be declining to qualify for listing in a more threatened category.
Previously published Red List assessments:
2004 Least Concern (LC)

Geographic Range [top]

Range Description: This species from southeastern Brazil occurs in the States of Minas Gerais, Paraná, Rio de Janeiro, Santa Catarina, and São Paulo. It ranges up to 1,700m asl.
Countries occurrence:
Brazil (Minas Gerais, Paraná, Rio de Janeiro, Santa Catarina, São Paulo)
Upper elevation limit (metres): 1700
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Population [top]

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

Habitat and Ecology [top]

Habitat and Ecology: It lives on the leaf-litter inside primary and secondary forest and shrubland, and can also survive in gardens. The tadpoles live in still water puddles and temporary ponds (unlike some species of the Leptodactylus marmoratus group which have terrestrial larvae).
Systems: Terrestrial; Freshwater

Threats [top]

Major Threat(s): Since it is somewhat adaptable, it is probably not seriously threatened, but certain populations are probably impacted by agriculture, wood plantations, logging and human settlement.

Conservation Actions [top]

Conservation Actions: It occurs in several protected areas.

Citation: Sergio Potsch de Carvalho-e-Silva, Ana Maria Telles. 2010. Adenomera bokermanni. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2010: e.T56306A11453986. . Downloaded on 06 October 2015.
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