Kalophrynus bunguranus 

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Taxonomy [top]

Kingdom Phylum Class Order Family
Animalia Chordata Amphibia Anura Microhylidae

Scientific Name: Kalophrynus bunguranus (Günther, 1895)
Common Name(s):
English Indonesian Grainy Frog, Natuna Sticky Frog
Diplopelma bunguranum Gunther 1895
Microhyla bungurana Gunther 1895
Taxonomic Source(s): Frost, D.R. 2016. Amphibian Species of the World: an Online Reference. Version 6.0 (31 March 2016). New York, USA. Available at:

Assessment Information [top]

Red List Category & Criteria: Data Deficient ver 3.1
Year Published: 2004
Date Assessed: 2004-04-30
Needs updating
Assessor(s): Djoko Iskandar, Mumpuni
Reviewer(s): Global Amphibian Assessment Coordinating Team (Simon Stuart, Janice Chanson and Neil Cox)
Listed as Data Deficient in view of the absence of recent information on its status and ecological requirements.

Geographic Range [top]

Range Description:This species is known only from old specimens from Bunguran Besar (Great Natuna Island), Indonesia.
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Population [top]

Population:There have been no records since its discovery, and its population status is unknown.
Current Population Trend:Unknown
Additional data:
Population severely fragmented:No

Habitat and Ecology [top]

Habitat and Ecology:It presumably occurs in lowland forest areas, as with certain other members of the genus, and probably breeds in still water temporary pools and puddles.
Systems:Terrestrial; Freshwater

Threats [top]

Major Threat(s): There is no direct information available on the threats to this species, although it might be seriously threatened if forest loss is taking place within its range.

Conservation Actions [top]

Conservation Actions: It does not occur in any protected areas.

Citation: Djoko Iskandar, Mumpuni. 2004. Kalophrynus bunguranus. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2004: e.T57834A11691700. . Downloaded on 23 June 2018.
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