|Scientific Name:||Adenomera ajurauna|
|Species Authority:||(Berneck, Costa & Garcia, 2008)|
Leptodactylus ajurauna Berneck, Costa & Garcia, 2008
|Taxonomic Source(s):||Frost, D.R. 2013. Amphibian Species of the World: an Online Reference. Version 5.6 (9 January 2013). Electronic Database. American Museum of Natural History, New York, USA. Available at: http://research.amnh.org/herpetology/amphibia/index.html.|
|Taxonomic Notes:||In the Leptodactylus marmoratus group according to the original description (Berneck et al. 2008).|
|Red List Category & Criteria:||Data Deficient ver 3.1|
|Reviewer(s):||Hoffmann, M. & Angulo, A.|
|Range Description:||This species is known from the Atlantic Forest domain, and is found in four municipalities in the state of São Paulo: Bertioga (Parque das Neblinas); Mogi das Cruzes (Biritiba Ussu district),
Cubatão, and São Paulo (Bororé district) (Berneck et al. 2008). It is found between
Native:Brazil (São Paulo)
|Lower elevation limit (metres):||600|
|Upper elevation limit (metres):||900|
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|Population:||This species is considered to be common in the remaining patches of Atlantic Forest at Parque das Neblinas (Berneck et al. 2008).|
|Current Population Trend:||Stable|
|Habitat and Ecology:||The species is commonly found within patches of Atlantic Forest and less frequently within Eucalyptus plantations. Males can be heard calling from the forest floor amidst the leaf litter in the afternoon and evening hours during the rainy season (September to March) (Berneck et al. 2008). It is a forest-associated species, more so than congener Leptodactylus marmoratus (B. Berneck pers. comm. 2009).|
|Use and Trade:||
There are no reports of this species being utilized.
|Major Threat(s):||Habitat destruction due to urban development is a threat to this species given that it is found in areas that are close to the city of São Paulo (B. Berneck pers. comm. 2009).|
|Conservation Actions:||This species is known to occur at Parque das Neblinas, a private reserve belonging to a local NGO (Berneck et al. 2008).|
Berneck, B.V.M., Costa, C.O.R. and Garcia, P.C.A. 2008. A new species of Leptodactylus (Anura: Leptodactylidae) from the Atlantic Forest of São Paulo State, Brazil. Zootaxa 1795: 46–56.
IUCN. 2009. IUCN Red List of Threatened Species (ver. 2009.2). Available at: www.iucnredlist.org. (Accessed: 3 November 2009).
|Citation:||Berneck, B. 2009. Adenomera ajurauna. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2009: e.T158471A5200258. . Downloaded on 01 December 2015.|
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