|Scientific Name:||Physalaemus evangelistai|
|Species Authority:||Bokermann, 1967|
|Red List Category & Criteria:||Data Deficient ver 3.1|
|Assessor(s):||Luciana Barreto Nascimento, Paula Cabral Eterovick, Guarino Colli, Débora Silvano|
|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.
|Range Description:||This species is known only from Serra do Espinhaço and Serra do Caraça, in the state of Minas Gerais, in south-eastern Brazil, where it is found above 800m asl. Its distribution is poorly known, and it might occur more widely.|
Native:Brazil (Minas Gerais)
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|Population:||The population status of this species is unknown.|
|Habitat and Ecology:||It is a species that is found in shrubland and grassland, which breeds in temporary puddles or swamps where it makes floating foam nests. It probably does not adapt well to anthropogenic disturbance.|
|Major Threat(s):||It is possibly affected by fire, expanding human settlements, and disturbance resulting from tourism.|
This species might occur at the Parque Nacional da Serra do Cipó. It is known to occur at Reserva Particular do
Patrimônio Natural Santuário do Caraça (Canelas and Bertoluci, 2007).
|Citation:||Luciana Barreto Nascimento, Paula Cabral Eterovick, Guarino Colli, Débora Silvano 2010. Physalaemus evangelistai. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2015.2. <www.iucnredlist.org>. Downloaded on 06 July 2015.|