Taxonomy [top]

Kingdom Phylum Class Order Family
Animalia Chordata Amphibia Anura Dicroglossidae

Scientific Name: Fejervarya moodiei
Species Authority: (Taylor, 1920)
Rana moodiei Taylor, 1920
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 name has not been associated with any known population of frogs in the wild (Dubois and Ohler 2000).

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 in view of continuing doubts as to its taxonomic validity, extent of occurrence, status and ecological requirements.

Geographic Range [top]

Range Description: This taxon is known only from the type locality of Manila, Luzon Island, in the Philippines.
Countries occurrence:
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Population [top]

Population: Its population status is not known.
Current Population Trend: Unknown
Additional data:
Population severely fragmented: No

Habitat and Ecology [top]

Habitat and Ecology: This is presumably an aquatic taxon with larval development.
Systems: Freshwater

Threats [top]

Major Threat(s): The specific threats to it are not known, though the type locality is now a large city.

Conservation Actions [top]

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

Citation: Annemarie Ohler. 2004. Fejervarya moodiei. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2004: e.T58276A11748038. . Downloaded on 08 October 2015.
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