|Scientific Name:||Lygosoma koratense Smith, 1917|
Lygosoma khoratense Smith, 1917 [orth. error]
Riopa koratense (Smith, 1935)
|Red List Category & Criteria:||Least Concern ver 3.1|
|Reviewer(s):||Böhm, M., Collen, B. & Ram, M. (Sampled Red List Index Coordinating Team)|
|Contributor(s):||De Silva, R., Milligan, H.T., Wearn, O.R., Wren, S., Zamin, T., Sears, J., Wilson, P., Lewis, S., Lintott, P. & Powney, G.|
Lygosoma koratense has been assessed as Least Concern. It is unlikely to be experiencing significant population declines due to the lack of threats and because it is an adaptable species.
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|Range Description:||This species is a Thai endemic from the Saraburi and Nakhon Ratchasima provinces, and is found along the Dong Phaya Fai mountains (O. Pauwels pers. comm.).|
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|Population:||No population information is available for this species.|
|Current Population Trend:||Unknown|
|Habitat and Ecology:||This species inhabits various environments including montane evergreen rainforests and low limestone hills. It has also been found in intensively cultivated and degraded areas (O. Pauwels pers. comm.).|
|Major Threat(s):||Although deforestation is taking place in Thailand, this species is not a forest obligate and therefore this is not a major threat to this species.|
|Conservation Actions:||No species-specific conservation measures are in place for this species, but monitoring of this species should be carried out because it is restricted to one mountain range.|
Chan-ard, R., Grossmann, W., Gumprecht, A. and Schulz, K.D. 1999. Amphibians and reptiles of peninsular Malaysia and Thailand- an illustrated checklist. Bushmaster Publications, Wurselen, Germany.
IUCN. 2010. IUCN Red List of Threatened Species (ver. 2010.4). Available at: http://www.iucnredlist.org. (Accessed: 27 October 2010).
Pauwels, O.S.G. 2007. pers. comm. Red List Assessment.
Taylor, E.H. 1963. The lizards of Thailand. University of Kansas Scientific Bulletin 44: 687-1077.
|Citation:||Pauwels, O.S.G. 2010. Lygosoma koratense. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2010: e.T12472A3349646.Downloaded on 17 August 2018.|
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