According to the IUCN Red List assessment, the population size of this species is currently unknown. Its Extent of Occurrence is less than 20,000 sq km. The threat to its persistence comes from habitat disturbance due to large-scale agriculture and urbanization.
Cite this page along with its URL as: Bhavanarayeni, R. 2023. Uperodon montanus (Jerdon, 1854) – Jerdon’s Balloon 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/248/Uperodon-montanus
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