|Scientific Name:||Mantidactylus ambohimitombi|
|Species Authority:||Boulenger, 1919|
|Taxonomic Source(s):||Frost, D.R. 2015. Amphibian Species of the World: an Online Reference. Version 6.0. New York, USA. Available at: http://research.amnh.org/herpetology/amphibia/index.html.|
|Red List Category & Criteria:||Data Deficient ver 3.1|
|Assessor(s):||Andreone, F. & Vences, M.|
|Reviewer(s):||Stuart, S.N., Chanson, J.S. & Cox, N.A.|
Listed as Data Deficient in view of continuing uncertainties as to its extent of occurrence, status and ecological requirements.
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|Range Description:||This species is known only from Ambohimitombo and possibly very nearby at Antoetra, in east-central Madagascar, at 1,100m asl.|
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|Population:||The population status of this species is unknown.|
|Current Population Trend:||Decreasing|
|Habitat and Ecology:||A recent specimen provisionally attributed to this species from Antoetra was recorded near a stream in montane grassland near a forest.|
|Major Threat(s):||There is no direct information on its threats. However, it is likely that its habitat is at least under pressure from fires and livestock grazing, and pollution and siltation of streams.|
|Conservation Actions:||It is not known from any protected areas.|
Blommers-Schlösser, R.M.A. 1979. Biosystematics of the Malagasy frogs. I. Mantellinae (Ranidae). Beaufortia 29(352): 1-77.
Blommers-Schlösser, R.M.A. and Blanc, C.P. 1991. Amphibiens (première partie). Fauna de Madagascar 75: 1-379.
Glaw, F. and Vences, M. 1994. A Fieldguide to the Amphibians and Reptiles of Madagascar. Second Edition. Zoologisches Forschungsinstitut und Museum Alexander Koenig, Bonn.
Glaw, F. and Vences, M. 2007. A Fieldguide to the Amphibians and Reptiles of Madagascar. Third Edition. Vences & Glaw Verlag, Cologne.
IUCN. 2008. IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Available at: http://www.iucnredlist.org. (Accessed: 5 October 2008).
Raxworthy, C.J. and Nussbaum, R.A. 1996. Montane amphibian and reptile communities in Madagascar. Conservation Biology 10: 750-756.
|Citation:||Andreone, F. & Vences, M. 2008. Mantidactylus ambohimitombi. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2008: e.T57457A11642850.Downloaded on 17 August 2017.|