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Year Described Date Added Species Family Country Distribution Reference
2017 2017-06-22  Fejervarya neilcoxi Dicroglossidae India Garg S, Biju SD 2017 Description of four new species of Burrowing Frogs in the Fejervarya rusescen comples (Dicroglossidae) with notes on morphological affinities of Fejervarya species in the Western Ghats. Zootaxa 4277: 451-490.
Zoobank E3B863F-7443-495C-A698-8543FF6C4197
2017 2017-06-22  Fejervarya manoharani Dicroglossidae India Garg S, Biju SD 2017 Description of four new species of Burrowing Frogs in the Fejervarya rusescen comples (Dicroglossidae) with notes on morphological affinities of Fejervarya species in the Western Ghats. Zootaxa 4277: 451-490.
Zoobank D9AF4ACC-6829-44EA-8A06-79DA7E39DAB7
2017 2017-06-22  Fejervarya kadar Dicroglossidae India Garg S, Biju SD 2017 Description of four new species of Burrowing Frogs in the Fejervarya rusescen comples (Dicroglossidae) with notes on morphological affinities of Fejervarya species in the Western Ghats. Zootaxa 4277: 451-490.
Zoobank A9F6F16C-839B-4B13-95CF-A5DCA9165D68
2017 2017-06-22  Fejervarya cepfi Dicroglossidae India Garg S, Biju SD 2017 Description of four new species of Burrowing Frogs in the Fejervarya rusescen comples (Dicroglossidae) with notes on morphological affinities of Fejervarya species in the Western Ghats. Zootaxa 4277: 451-490.
Zoobank 6A7B7C4D-21C3-4C43-B91BEE78532847DA
2017 2017-06-20  Isthmura corrugata Plethodontidae Mexico Sandoval-Comte A, Pineda E, Rovito SM, Luria-Manzano R 2017 A new species of Isthmura (Caudata: Plethodontidae) from the montane cloud forest of central Veracruz, Mexico. Zootaxa 4277: 573-582.
2017 2017-06-11  Amolops xinduqiao Ranidae China Fei L, Ye C-Y, Wang Y-F, Jiang K 2017 A new species of he genus Amolops (Anura: Ranidae) from high-altitude Sichuan, southwestern China, with a discussion on the taxonomic status of Amolops kangtingensis. Zoological Research 38: 138-145.
2017 2017-06-10  Phrynopus personatus Strabomantidae Rodriquez LO, Catenazzi A 2017 Four new species of terrestrial-breeding frogs of the genus Phrynopus (Anura: Terrarana: Craugastoridae) from Rio Abiseo National Park, Peru. Zootaxa 4273: 381-406.
2017 2017-06-10  Phrynopus dumicola Strabomantidae Peru Rodriquez LO, Catenazzi A 2017 Four new species of terrestrial-breeding frogs of the genus Phrynopus (Anura: Terrarana: Craugastoridae) from Rio Abiseo National Park, Peru. Zootaxa 4273: 381-406.
2017 2017-06-10  Phrynopus capitalis Strabomantidae Peru Rodriquez LO, Catenazzi A 2017 Four new species of terrestrial-breeding frogs of the genus Phrynopus (Anura: Terrarana: Craugastoridae) from Rio Abiseo National Park, Peru. Zootaxa 4273: 381-406.
2017 2017-06-10  Phrynopus anancites Strabomantidae Peru Rodriquez LO, Catenazzi A 2017 Four new species of terrestrial-breeding frogs of the genus Phrynopus (Anura: Terrarana: Craugastoridae) from Rio Abiseo National Park, Peru. Zootaxa 4273: 381-406.
2017 2017-06-10  Rhombophryne regalis Microhylidae Madagascar Scherz MD, Hawlitschek O, Andreone F, Rakotoarison A, Vences M, Glaw F 2017 A review of the taxonomy and osteology of the Rhombophryne serratopalpebrosa species group (Anura: Microhylidae) from Madagascar, with comments on the value of volume rendering of micro-CT data to taxonomists. Zootaxa 4273: 301-340.
2017 2017-06-10  Rhombophryne diadema Microhylidae Madagascar Scherz MD, Hawlitschek O, Andreone F, Rakotoarison A, Vences M, Glaw F 2017 A review of the taxonomy and osteology of the Rhombophryne serratopalpebrosa species group (Anura: Microhylidae) from Madagascar, with comments on the value of volume rendering of micro-CT data to taxonomists. Zootaxa 4273: 301-340.
2017 2017-06-10  Hylodes caete Hylodidae Brazil Malacoli LR, de Sa FP, Canedo C, Haddad CFB 2017 A new species of Hylodes (Anura, Hylodidae) from Serra do Mar, southeastern Brazil: the fouth with nuptial thumb tubercles. Herpetologica 73: 136-147.
2017 2017-06-10  Sphaenorhynchus cammaeus Hylidae Brazil Roberto IJ, Araujo-Vieira K, Carvalho-e-Silva SPd, Avila RW 2017 A new species of Sphaenorhynchus (Anura: Hylidae) from northeastern Brazil. Herpetologica 73: 148-161.
2017 2017-06-03  Hyalinobatrachium muiraquitan Centrolenidae Brazil Oliveira EA de, Hernandez-Ruz EJ 2017 New species of glassfrog, genus Hyalinobatrachium (Anura: Centrolenidae), for the Brazilian Amazon revealed by mitochondrial DNA and morphology. International Journal of Research Studies in Biosciences (IJRSB) 5:1-12.
2017 2017-05-23  Limnonectes quangninhensis Dicroglossidae Viet Nam Pham CT, Le MD, Nguyen TT, Ziegler T, Wu ZJ, Nguyen TQ 2017 A new species of Limnonectes (Amphibia: Anura: Dicroglossidae) from Vietnam. Zootaxa 4269:545-558.
2017 2017-05-22  Phyllomedusa chaparroi Hylidae Peru Castroviejo-Fisher S, Koehler J, De La Riva I, Padial JM 2017 A new morphologically cryptic species of Phyllomedusa (Anura: Phyllomedusidae) from Amazonian forests of northern Peru revealed by DNA sequences. Zootaxa 4269:245-264.
1965 2017-05-22  Rhinella beebei Bufonidae Colombia; Trinidad and Tobago; Venezuela Gallardo J.M 1965 The species Bufo granulosus Spix (Salientia: Bufonidae) and its geographic variation. Bulletin of the Museum of Comparative Zoology 134:107–138.
Revalidated by Murphy JC, Sierra TA, Downie JR, Jowers MJ 2017 Toads, tall mountains and taxonomy: the Rhinella granulosa group (Amphibia: Anura: Bufonidae) on both sides of the Andes. Salamandra 53:267-278.
2017 2017-05-19  Rhinella lilyrodriguezae Bufonidae Peru Cusi JC. Moravec J, Lehr E, Gvozdik V 2017 A new species of samiarboral toad of the Rhinella festae group (Anura, Bufonidae) from the Cordillera Azul National Park, Peru. ZooKeys 673:21-47.
Nomenclatural Act: http://zoobank.org/8FD9CFFD-7311-42A5-85E2-2AB00CF4F7E7
2017 2017-05-17  Hyalinobatrachium yaku Centrolenidae Ecuador Guayasamin, J.M., D.F. Cisneros-Heredia, R.J. Maynard, R.L. Lynch, J. Culebras, and P.S. Hamilton. 2017. A marvelous new glassfrog (Centrolenidae, Hyalinobatrachium) from Amazonian Ecuador. ZooKeys 673: 1–20.
2017 2017-05-11  Desmognathus valentinei Plethodontidae United States Means DB, Lamb JY, Bernardo J 2017 A new species of dusky salamander (Amphibia: Plethodontidae: Desmognathus) from the eastern Gulf Coastal Plain of the United States and a redescription of D. auriculatus. Zootaxa 4263:467-506.
2017 2017-05-11  Brachycephalus darkside Brachycephalidae Brazil Guimaraes CS, Luz S, Rocha PC, Feio RN 2017 The dark side of pumpkin toadlet: a new species of Brachycephalus (Anura: Brachycephalidae) from Serra do Brigadeiro, southeastern Brazil. Zootaxa 4258:327-344.
2017 2017-04-15  Microhyla taraiensis Microhylidae Nepal Khatiwada JR, Shu GC, Wang SH, Thapa A, Wang B, Jiang J 2017 A new species of the genus Microhyla (Anura: Microhylidae) from eastern Nepal. Zootaxa 4254:221-239.
1975 2017-04-15  Microhyla minica Microhylidae India; Nepal Dubois A 1975 Un nouveau sous-genre (Paa) et trois nouvelles espèces du genre Rana. Remarques sur la phylogénies des Ranidés (Amphibiens, Anoures). Bulletin du Museum National d'Histoire Naturelle. Paris. Serie 3, Zoologie 324:1093–1115.
1867 2017-04-12  Hyperolius bocagei Hyperoliidae Angola; Congo, the Democratic Republic of the; Tanzania, United Republic of; Zambia Steindachner F. 1867. Reise der österreichischen Fregatte Novara um die Erde in den Jahren 1857, 1858, 1859 unter den Bafehlen des Commodore B. von Wüllerstorf-Urbair. Zologischer Theil. 1. Amphibien. Wien: K. K. Hof- und Staatsdruckerei.; resurrected by Channing A, Howell KM 2006. Amphibians of East Africa. Ithaca, New York: Cornell University Press.
2017 2017-04-10  Gracixalus jinggangensis Rhacophoridae China Zeng Z-C, Zhao J, Chen C-Q, Chen G-L, Zhang Z, Wang Y-Y 2017 A new species of the genus Gracixalus (Amphibia: Anura: Rhacophoridae) from Mount Jinggang, southeastern China. Zootaxa 4250:171-185.
2017 2017-04-03  Rhombophryne nilevina Microhylidae Madagascar Lambert SM, Hutter CR, Scherz MD. 2017. Diamond in the rough: a new species of fossorial diamond frog (Rhombophryne) from Ranomafana National Park, southeastern Madagascar. Zoosystematics and Evolution 93: 143–155
2015 2017-03-27  Dendropsophus bromeliaceus Hylidae Brazil Ferreira,RB, Faivovich J, Beard KH, Pombal,Jr JB 2015.The first bromeligenous species of Dendropsophus (Anura: Hylidae) from Brazil's Atlantic Forest. PLoS One 10 (12: e0142893): 1–21.
2017 2017-03-26  Pristimantis ecuadorensis Strabomantidae Ecuador Guayasamin, Hutter, Tapia, Culebras, Penafiel, Pyron, Morochz, Funk & Arteaga, in: Guayasamin JM, Hutter CR, Tapia EE, Culebras J, Penafiel N, Pyron RA, Morochz C, Funk WC, Arteaga A . 2017 . Diversification of the rainforog Pristimantis ornatissimus in the lowlands and Andean foothills of Ecuador. PLOS ONE | DOI:10.1371/journal.pone.0172615 March 22, 2017
2017 2017-03-23  Gracixalus sapaensis Rhacophoridae Viet Nam Matsui M, Ohler A, Eto K, Tao NT 2017 . Distinction of Gracixalus carinensis from Vietnam and Myanmar, with description of a new species. Alytes 33:25-37.