Ophryophryne hansi 


Taxonomy [top]

Kingdom Phylum Class Order Family
Animalia Chordata Amphibia Anura Megophryidae

Scientific Name: Ophryophryne hansi
Species Authority: Ohler, 2003

Assessment Information [top]

Red List Category & Criteria: Data Deficient ver 3.1
Year Published: 2004
Date Assessed: 2004-04-30
Needs updating
Assessor(s): Annemarie Ohler
Reviewer(s): Global Amphibian Assessment Coordinating Team (Simon Stuart, Janice Chanson and Neil Cox)
Listed as Data Deficient since it has only recently been described, and there is still very little information on its extent of occurrence, status, threats and ecological requirements.

Geographic Range [top]

Range Description: This recently described species is known only from the type locality of Buon Luoi, 20km west of the town of Kannack, An Khe District, Gia-Lai Province, Viet Nam, although it might occur more widely. It was collected at between 700 and 750m asl.
Countries occurrence:
Viet Nam
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Population [top]

Population: It is known only from the type series.
Current Population Trend: Unknown
Additional data:
Population severely fragmented: No

Habitat and Ecology [top]

Habitat and Ecology: This is presumably a lowland forest inhabitant that breeds in streams.
Systems: Terrestrial; Freshwater

Threats [top]

Major Threat(s): The threats to this species are not known, although it is likely to be impacted by forest loss due to smallholder farming, logging and human settlement.

Conservation Actions [top]

Conservation Actions: It is not known if this species occurs in any protected areas.

Citation: Annemarie Ohler. 2004. Ophryophryne hansi. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2004: e.T57585A11650561. . Downloaded on 29 November 2015.
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