|Scientific Name:||Ptychadena bunoderma (Boulenger, 1907)|
|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.|
|Red List Category & Criteria:||Least Concern ver 3.1|
|Assessor(s):||IUCN SSC Amphibian Specialist Group|
|Contributor(s):||Channing, A. & Poynton, J.|
Listed as Least Concern in view of its relatively wide distribution and its presumed large population.
|Previously published Red List assessments:|
|Range Description:||This species ranges from western Angola to northwestern Zambia. It is presumed to occur in adjacent southwestern Democratic Republic of Congo, and this area is included in the species' distribution on the map, however there do not appear to be any records from this country.|
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|Population:||There is no information on the population status of this species; this species is very poorly known.|
|Current Population Trend:||Unknown|
|Habitat and Ecology:||It is a species of humid savannah where it is associated with flooded grassland, in which it presumably breeds. Its adaptability to altered habitats is not known.|
|Use and Trade:||
There are no reports of this species being utilized.
|Major Threat(s):||It is widely distributed in a region of low human impact, and so it is unlikely to be significantly threatened.|
|Conservation Actions:||It has not been recorded from any protected areas, but it is presumably present in some.|
Channing, A. 2001. Amphibians of Central and Southern Africa. Cornell University Press, Ithaca and London.
IUCN. 2013. IUCN Red List of Threatened Species (ver. 2013.2). Available at: http://www.iucnredlist.org. (Accessed: 13 November 2013).
Laurent, R.F. 1964. Reptiles et amphibiens de l'Angola. Publ. Cult. Comp. Diam. Angola, Estudos Diversos 67: 11-165.
Poynton, J.C. 1970. Guide to the Ptychadena (Amphibia:Ranidae) of the southern third of Africa. Annals of the Natal Museum 20: 365-375.
Poynton, J.C. and Broadley, D.G. 1985. Amphibia Zambesiaca. 2. Ranidae. Annals of the Natal Museum 27: 115-181.
Ruas, C. 1996. Contribuicao para o conhecimento da fauna de batraquios de Angola. Garcia de Orta. Ser. Zool. (Lisboa) 21: 19-41.
|Citation:||IUCN SSC Amphibian Specialist Group. 2013. Ptychadena bunoderma. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2013: e.T58495A18399404.Downloaded on 21 September 2018.|
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