Rana zhengi 


Taxonomy [top]

Kingdom Phylum Class Order Family
Animalia Chordata Amphibia Anura Ranidae

Scientific Name: Rana zhengi
Species Authority: Zhao, 1999

Assessment Information [top]

Red List Category & Criteria: Data Deficient ver 3.1
Year Published: 2004
Date Assessed: 2004-04-30
Needs updating
Assessor(s): Masafumi Matsui, Xie Feng
Reviewer(s): Global Amphibian Assessment Coordinating Team (Simon Stuart, Janice Chanson and Neil Cox)
Listed as Data Deficient since it has only recently been discovered, and there is still very little information on its extent of occurrence, population status and ecological requirements.

Geographic Range [top]

Range Description: This species is known only from Zhangcun Village, Hongya County, in Sichuan Province, China, at around 1,300m asl.
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Population [top]

Population: There is no information regarding this species' population status.
Current Population Trend: Unknown
Additional data:
Population severely fragmented: No

Habitat and Ecology [top]

Habitat and Ecology: It inhabits hilly areas, and probably lives in forests. Breeding takes place in slow-flowing streams and stagnant pools.
Systems: Terrestrial; Freshwater

Threats [top]

Major Threat(s): There is no information on threats to this species.

Conservation Actions [top]

Conservation Actions: Its one known locality is within Wawushan National Forest Park.

Citation: Masafumi Matsui, Xie Feng. 2004. Rana zhengi. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2004: e.T58752A11837360. . Downloaded on 29 November 2015.
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