|Scientific Name:||Hyla chinensis|
|Species Authority:||Günther, 1859|
|Red List Category & Criteria:||Least Concern ver 3.1|
|Assessor/s:||Lue Kuangyang, Chou Wenhao, Yuan Zhigang, Geng Baorong, Gu Huiqing|
|Reviewer/s:||Global Amphibian Assessment Coordinating Team (Simon Stuart, Janice Chanson and Neil Cox)|
Listed as Least Concern in view of its wide distribution, tolerance of a broad range of habitats, presumed large population, and because it is unlikely to be declining fast enough to qualify for listing in a more threatened category.
|Range Description:||This species is found in central China including Taiwan, Province of China, from 200-1,000m asl.|
Native:China; Taiwan, Province of China
|Range Map:||Click here to open the map viewer and explore range.|
|Population:||It is a common species.|
|Habitat and Ecology:||It inhabits forest, cultivated fields, pools and the surrounding areas. It breeds in the pools.|
|Major Threat(s):||Habitat destruction and degradation are threats to this species.|
|Conservation Actions:||The range of this species overlaps with many protected areas in the region.|
Fei, L., Ye, C.-Y., Huang, Y.-A. and Liu, M.-Y. 1999. Atlas of Amphibians of China. Henan Science and Technical Press, Zhengzhou.
IUCN. 2004. 2004 IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. www.iucnredlist.org. Downloaded on 23 November 2004.
MacKinnon, J., Meng, S., Cheung, C., Carey, G., Zhu, X. and Melville, D. 1996. A Biodiversity Review of China. World Wide Fund for Nature International, Hong Kong.
Ye, C.-Y, Fei, L. and Hu, S.Q. 1993. Rare and Economic Amphibians of China. Sichuan Publishing House of Science and Technology, Chengdu.
|Citation:||Lue Kuangyang, Chou Wenhao, Yuan Zhigang, Geng Baorong, Gu Huiqing 2004. Hyla chinensis. In: IUCN 2012. IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2012.2. <www.iucnredlist.org>. Downloaded on 20 June 2013.|
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