According to the IUCN Red List assessment, the population of this species is declining, and currently, the population size is unknown. Its Extent of Occurrence is less than 20,000 sq km, with severely fragmented distribution. It used to be common species in localities of Maharashtra, but in some districts of Pune it has declined. The threat to its persistence comes from habitat disturbance due to infrastructure, tourism, logging, and other human encroachments.
Cite this page along with its URL as: Bhavanarayeni, R. 2023. Raorchestes bombayensis (Annandale, 1919) – Maharashtra Bush Frog. Gosavi, N., A. Bayani, P. Roy, and K. Kunte (eds.). Amphibians of India, v. 1.05. Indian Foundation for Butterflies. http://www.indianamphibians.org/sp/393/Raorchestes-bombayensis
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