Hydrolaetare dantasi


Taxonomy [top]

Kingdom Phylum Class Order Family

Scientific Name: Hydrolaetare dantasi
Species Authority: Bokermann, 1959.
Taxonomic Notes: This species was moved from the genus Leptodactylus to the genus Hydrolaetare by de Souza and Haddad (2003).

Assessment Information [top]

Red List Category & Criteria: Least Concern ver 3.1
Year Published: 2004
Date Assessed: 2004-04-30
Assessor(s): Claudia Azevedo-Ramos, Ulisses Caramaschi, Claude Gascon
Reviewer(s): Global Amphibian Assessment Coordinating Team (Simon Stuart, Janice Chanson, Neil Cox and Bruce Young)
Listed as Least Concern in view of its probable 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 is known only from the State of Acre in the Brazilian Amazon. Its range is very poorly known, and it presumably ranges more widely, including into neighbouring Peru and Bolivia.
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Population [top]

Population: Few specimens have been collected. Its abundance is unknown.
Population Trend: Stable

Habitat and Ecology [top]

Habitat and Ecology: This species can be found in the forest floor in the tropical rainforest. Reproductive mode is unknown, but it is presumably by larval development in water.
Systems: Terrestrial; Freshwater

Threats [top]

Major Threat(s): Some logging for timber is now taking place within its range, but overall it occurs in an area of limited human impact.

Conservation Actions [top]

Conservation Actions: It occurs in several protected areas.

Citation: Claudia Azevedo-Ramos, Ulisses Caramaschi, Claude Gascon 2004. Hydrolaetare dantasi. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2014.3. <>. Downloaded on 30 March 2015.
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