|Scientific Name:||Ptychadena perplicata|
|Species Authority:||Laurent, 1964|
|Red List Category & Criteria:||Least Concern ver 3.1|
|Assessor(s):||IUCN SSC Amphibian Specialist Group|
Listed as Least Concern in view of its wide distribution and presumed large population.
|Range Description:||This species ranges from western Angola to northeastern Zambia. It presumably occurs in the intervening region of southeastern Democratic Republic of Congo and this area is included in the species' distribution on the map. There are very few records of this species, and its distribution is very imperfectly known, presumably due to lack of herpetological work within its range.|
Native:Angola (Angola); Zambia
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|Population:||The population status of this species is unknown.|
|Habitat and Ecology:||There is no information on the habitat and ecology of this species. It is presumably a species of humid savannah, and, if it is similar to other members of its genus, it probably breeds in temporary pools.|
|Use and Trade:||
There are no reports of this species being utilized.
|Major Threat(s):||There is no information on threats to this species, but it is probably widely distributed in a region of low human impact, and so it is unlikely to be significantly threatened, except in local situations.|
|Conservation Actions:||It has not been recorded from any protected areas, but it probably occurs in some.|
|Citation:||IUCN SSC Amphibian Specialist Group 2013. Ptychadena perplicata. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2014.2. <www.iucnredlist.org>. Downloaded on 21 October 2014.|
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