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Amphibia > Anura > Rhacophoridae > Pseudophilautus

Pseudophilautus amboli (Biju & Bossuyt, 2009) – Amboli Bush Frog

Taxonomic Notes:

This species is listed as Critically Endangered in the IUCN Red List of Threatened Species (https://www.iucnredlist.org/).

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Status, Habitat and Habits:

This extremely rare endemic species inhabits evergreen forests of Amboli, Maharashtra in the northern Western ghats of India (approximately 750m above sea level).

Conservation Status:

This species is listed as Critically Endangered in the IUCN Red List of Threatened Species (https://www.iucnredlist.org/).


According to the IUCN Red List assessment, the population of this species is declining. The current populaion size is unknown. The threat to its persistence comes from habitat degradation due to commercial development and tourism.

References:
S.D. Biju. 2004. Pseudophilautus amboli. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2004: e.T58910A11854647. https://dx.doi.org/10.2305/IUCN.UK.2004.RLTS.T58910A11854647.en. Accessed on 03 November 2020.


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Cite this page along with its URL as:
Bhavanarayeni, R. 2021. Pseudophilautus amboli (Biju & Bossuyt, 2009) – Amboli Bush Frog. Gosavi, N., A. Bayani, A. Khandekar, P. Roy, and K. Kunte (eds.). Amphibians of India, v. 1.05. Indian Foundation for Butterflies.
http://www.indianamphibians.org/sp/381/Pseudophilautus-amboli
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