Rhacophorus aurantiventris

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Rhacophorus aurantiventris
Scientific classification e
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Amphibia
Order: Anura
Family: Rhacophoridae
Genus: Rhacophorus
Species: R. aurantiventris
Binomial name
Rhacophorus aurantiventris
Lue, Lai & Chen, 1994

Rhacophorus aurantiventris (common name: orange-belly treefrog, orange-bellied treefrog) is a species of frog in the Rhacophoridae family endemic to Taiwan.[1][2] It is a medium-sized tree frog, 4–5 cm (1.6–2.0 in) in snout-vent length.[3]

Its natural habitat is primary broadleaf forest. It is believed to be on decline, although reasons for this are not known (its habitat is not considered threatened).[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c Lue Kuangyang & Chou Wenhao (2004). "Rhacophorus aurantiventris". IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. IUCN. 2004: e.T58975A11863737. Retrieved 8 November 2015. 
  2. ^ Frost, Darrel R. (2015). "Rhacophorus aurantiventris Lue, Lai, and Chen, 1994". Amphibian Species of the World: an Online Reference. Version 6.0. American Museum of Natural History. Retrieved 8 November 2015. 
  3. ^ Lue, Kuang-Yang. "Rhacophorus aurantiventris". Amphibian Fauna of Taiwan. BiotaTaiwanica. Retrieved 8 November 2015.