Limnonectes limborgi 


Taxonomy [top]

Kingdom Phylum Class Order Family
Animalia Chordata Amphibia Anura Dicroglossidae

Scientific Name: Limnonectes limborgi
Species Authority: (Sclater, 1892)
Taxonomic Source(s): Frost, D.R. 2015. Amphibian Species of the World: an Online Reference. Version 6.0. New York, USA. Available at:
Taxonomic Notes: This species was removed from the synonymy of Limnonectes hascheanus by Dubois (1986), where it had been placed by Smith (1929).

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 the absence of recent information on its extent of occurrence, status and ecological requirements.

Geographic Range [top]

Range Description: This species is known only from the non-specific type locality of Tenasserim, in southern Myanmar. As a result of this lack of specificity, it is not possible to create a distribution map for this species.
Countries occurrence:
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Population [top]

Population: The population status of this species is unknown.
Current Population Trend: Unknown
Additional data:
Population severely fragmented: No

Habitat and Ecology [top]

Habitat and Ecology: It is thought likely to live in forest and to breed by larval development in water.
Systems: Terrestrial; Freshwater

Threats [top]

Major Threat(s): Threats to this species are unknown.

Conservation Actions [top]

Conservation Actions: It is not known whether or not the range of this species includes any protected areas. Surveys in this area of Myanmar are needed to determine the range, population status and habitat requirements of this species.

Citation: Annemarie Ohler. 2004. Limnonectes limborgi. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2004: e.T58349A11770486. . Downloaded on 27 November 2015.
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