|Scientific Name:||Babina daunchina|
|Species Authority:||(Chang, 1933)|
Rana daunchina Chang, 1933
|Red List Category & Criteria:||Least Concern ver 3.1|
|Assessor(s):||Wu Guanfu, Wang Yuezhao|
|Reviewer(s):||Global Amphibian Assessment Coordinating Team (Simon Stuart, Janice Chanson and Neil Cox)|
Listed as Least Concern in view of its relatively 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 known from central China in southeastern Sichuan, northeastern Yunnan and western Guizhou provinces, from 1,000-1,800m asl.|
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|Population:||It is a very common species.|
|Habitat and Ecology:||It inhabits marshes, pools, ponds and the surrounding habitats in hilly areas. It lives in still water ponds. It nests and breeds around the ponds in May.|
|Major Threat(s):||There are no major threats to this species.|
|Conservation Actions:||The range of this species overlaps with several protected areas. It is currently protected in many provinces of China.|
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.
|Citation:||Wu Guanfu, Wang Yuezhao 2004. Babina daunchina. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2014.2. <www.iucnredlist.org>. Downloaded on 23 September 2014.|