|Scientific Name:||Philautus tectus Dring, 1987|
|Taxonomic Source(s):||Frost, D.R. 2014. Amphibian Species of the World: an Online Reference. Version 6 (27 January 2014). New York, USA. Available at: http://research.amnh.org/herpetology/amphibia/index.html. (Accessed: 27 January 2014).|
|Red List Category & Criteria:||Vulnerable B1ab(iii) ver 3.1|
|Assessor(s):||Robert Inger, Djoko Iskandar, Indraneil Das, Robert Stuebing, Maklarin Lakim, Paul Yambun, Mumpuni|
|Reviewer(s):||Global Amphibian Assessment Coordinating Team (Simon Stuart, Janice Chanson and Neil Cox)|
Listed as Vulnerable because its Extent of Occurrence is probably less than 20,000 km2, its distribution is severely fragmented, and there is continuing decline in the extent and quality of its habitat on northern Borneo.
|Range Description:||This species is known only from scattered localities in north-western and western Borneo (Malaysia and Brunei Darussalam). It is present at elevations below 700m asl.|
Native:Brunei Darussalam; Malaysia
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|Population:||In general, only a few individuals have been seen at any one locality. It is considered common in Ulu Temburong National Park, Brunei.|
|Current Population Trend:||Decreasing|
|Habitat and Ecology:||It has been found in a variety of lowland rainforest environments. Most individuals have been seen on low shrubs. Breeding takes place by direct development.|
|Major Threat(s):||The major threat is logging of the lowland forest habitat, and much of its habitat has already been lost.|
|Conservation Actions:||It is known from Gunung Mulu National Park, Lanjak Entimau Wildlife Sanctuary (in Malaysia), and Ulu Temburong National Park (in Brunei). Continued effective protection of areas of lowland rainforest is essential for the species' conservation.|
Dring, J.C.M. 1987. Bornean treefrogs of the genus Philautus (Rhacophoridae). Amphibia-Reptilia: 19-47.
IUCN. 2004. 2004 IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Available at: www.iucnredlist.org. (Accessed: 23 November 2004).
|Citation:||Robert Inger, Djoko Iskandar, Indraneil Das, Robert Stuebing, Maklarin Lakim, Paul Yambun, Mumpuni. 2004. Philautus tectus. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2004: e.T58923A11857284.Downloaded on 22 September 2017.|
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