Adenomera bokermanni


Taxonomy [top]

Kingdom Phylum Class Order Family

Scientific Name: Adenomera bokermanni
Species Authority: (Heyer, 1973)
Leptodactylus bokermanni Heyer, 1973
Taxonomic Notes: This species is composed of several cryptic species (A. Kwet pers. comm.).

Assessment Information [top]

Red List Category & Criteria: Least Concern ver 3.1
Year Published: 2010
Date Assessed: 2008-12-10
Assessor(s): Sergio Potsch de Carvalho-e-Silva, Ana Maria Telles
Reviewer(s): Global Amphibian Assessment Coordinating Team (Simon Stuart, Janice Chanson, Neil Cox and Bruce Young)
Listed as Least Concern since, although its Extent of Occurrence might be less than 20,000 km2, it is common and adaptable with a presumed large population, and it is unlikely to be declining to qualify for listing in a more threatened category.
2004 Least Concern

Geographic Range [top]

Range Description: This species from southeastern Brazil occurs in the States of Minas Gerais, Paraná, Rio de Janeiro, Santa Catarina, and São Paulo. It ranges up to 1,700m asl.
Brazil (Minas Gerais, Paraná, Rio de Janeiro, Santa Catarina, São Paulo)
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Population [top]

Population: It is a very common species.
Population Trend: Stable

Habitat and Ecology [top]

Habitat and Ecology: It lives on the leaf-litter inside primary and secondary forest and shrubland, and can also survive in gardens. The tadpoles live in still water puddles and temporary ponds (unlike some species of the Leptodactylus marmoratus group which have terrestrial larvae).
Systems: Terrestrial; Freshwater

Threats [top]

Major Threat(s): Since it is somewhat adaptable, it is probably not seriously threatened, but certain populations are probably impacted by agriculture, wood plantations, logging and human settlement.

Conservation Actions [top]

Conservation Actions: It occurs in several protected areas.

Citation: Sergio Potsch de Carvalho-e-Silva, Ana Maria Telles 2010. Adenomera bokermanni. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2015.2. <>. Downloaded on 04 September 2015.
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