|Scientific Name:||Hyperolius sankuruensis|
|Species Authority:||Laurent, 1979|
|Red List Category & Criteria:||Data Deficient ver 3.1|
|Assessor(s):||IUCN SSC Amphibian Specialist Group|
Listed as Data Deficient in view of the absence of recent information on its extent of occurrence, status and ecological requirements.
|Range Description:||This species is known only from Omaniundu, near Lodja, Sankuru, in south-central Democratic Republic of the Congo. It probably occurs widely in the southern Congo basin.|
Native:Congo, The Democratic Republic of the
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|Population:||The population status of this species is unknown. There have been no recent records, presumably due to lack of herpetological work within its range.|
|Habitat and Ecology:||There is no information on the habitat and ecological requirements of this species, which presumably breeds in water.|
|Use and Trade:||There is no information on the use or trade of this species.|
|Major Threat(s):||There is no information on threats to this species.|
|Conservation Actions:||It has not been recorded in any protected areas. Research is needed into the distribution and population status, ecology and threats to this species.|
IUCN. 2014. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2014.1. Available at: www.iucnredlist.org. (Accessed: 12 June 2014).
Laurent, R.F. 1979. Descriptions de deux Hyperolius nouveaux du Sankuru (Zaire). Rev. Zool. Afr. 93: 779-791.
Schiøtz, A. 1999. Treefrogs of Africa. Edition Chimaira, Frankfurt am Main.
|Citation:||IUCN SSC Amphibian Specialist Group 2014. Hyperolius sankuruensis. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2014.2. <www.iucnredlist.org>. Downloaded on 01 August 2014.|
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