Rhacophorus translineatus


Taxonomy [top]

Kingdom Phylum Class Order Family

Scientific Name: Rhacophorus translineatus
Species Authority: Wu, 1977

Assessment Information [top]

Red List Category & Criteria: Data Deficient ver 3.1
Year Published: 2004
Date Assessed: 2004-04-30
Needs updating
Assessor(s): Fei Liang, Michael Wai Neng Lau
Reviewer(s): Global Amphibian Assessment Coordinating Team (Simon Stuart, Janice Chanson and Neil Cox)
Listed as Data Deficient in view of continuing uncertainties as to its extent of occurrence, status and ecological requirements.

Geographic Range [top]

Range Description: This species is known from Medog County in Xizang Autonomous Region, China, from 1,200-1,500m asl, and from northern West Siang District, in Arunachal Pradesh, India. It presumably occurs more widely.
China; India
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Population [top]

Population: This is a common species.
Population Trend: Unknown

Habitat and Ecology [top]

Habitat and Ecology: It inhabits forests, and has been found on banana leaves. It breeds in still-water habitats such as lakes.
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 location in China is probably within Motuo National Nature Reserve, and the location in India is within Dihang-Dibang Biosphere Reserve.

Citation: Fei Liang, Michael Wai Neng Lau 2004. Rhacophorus translineatus. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2015.2. <>. Downloaded on 30 August 2015.
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