Nanorana mokokchungensis 

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Taxonomy [top]

Kingdom Phylum Class Order Family
Animalia Chordata Amphibia Anura Dicroglossidae

Scientific Name: Nanorana mokokchungensis (Das & Chanda, 2000)
Paa mokokchungensis (Das & Chanda, 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): Sabitry Bordoloi, Annemarie Ohler, Sushil Dutta
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 and ecological requirements.

Geographic Range [top]

Range Description:This species is currently known only from the type locality of Mokokchung (26° 20'N; 94° 30'E), in Nagaland, north-east India, at 1200m asl. It is likely to occur more widely.
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Population [top]

Population:There is very little information regarding its population status. Recent herpetological surveys in Nagaland have not located a second population.
Current Population Trend:Unknown
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Population severely fragmented:No

Habitat and Ecology [top]

Habitat and Ecology:It is believed to occur in stream habitats, in which it presumably breeds, in upland tropical forests.
Systems:Terrestrial; Freshwater

Threats [top]

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

Conservation Actions [top]

Conservation Actions: It is protected by national legislation.

Citation: Sabitry Bordoloi, Annemarie Ohler, Sushil Dutta. 2004. Nanorana mokokchungensis. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2004: e.T58433A11780625. . Downloaded on 19 July 2018.
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