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Recently Added Species to AmphibiaWeb

 
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Year Described Date Added Species Family Country Distribution Reference
2017 2017-01-20  Ferjervarya chiangmaiensis Dicroglossidae Thailand Suwannapoom C, Yuan Z-Y, Poyarkov Jr NA, Yan F, Kamtaeja S, Murphy RW, Che J . 2017 (2016) A new species of genus Ferjervarya (Anura: Dicroglossidae) from northern Thailand. Zoological Science (Kunming) 37:227-237.
2017 2017-01-19  Eleutherodactylus cattus Eleutherodactylidae Cuba Rodriguez A, Dugo-Coto A, Montero-Mendieta S, Gonzalez-Voyer A, Bosch RA, Vences M, Vila C 2017 Cryptic within cryptic: genetics, morphometrics, and bioacoustics delimitate a new species of Eleutherodactylus (Anura: Eleutherodactylidae) from eastern Cuba. Zootaxa 4221:501-552.
2017 2017-01-17  Ameerega shihuemoy Dendrobatidae Serrano-Rojas SJ, Whitworth A, Villacampa J, Von May R, Padial JM, Chaparro JC 2017 A new species of poison-dart frog (Anura: Dendrobatidae) from Manu province, Amazon region of southeastern Peru, with notes on its natural history, bioacoustics, phylogenetics and recommended conservation status. Zootaxa 4221: 71-94.
2017 2017-01-12  Pristimantis ashaninka Strabomantidae Peru Lehr E, Moravec J . 2016 A new species of Pristimantis (Amphibia, Anura, Craugastoridae) from a montane forest of the Pui Pui Protected Forest in central Peru (Región Junín). Zookeys 645: 85-102.
2017 2017-01-12  Aplastodiscus lutzorum Hylidae Brazil Berneck BVM, Giaretta AA, Brandao RA, Cruz CAG, Haddad CFB 2017 The first species of Aplastodiscus endemic to the Brazilian Cerrado (Anura, Hylidae). ZooKeys 642:115-130.
2016 2016-12-31  Lynchius tabaconas Strabomantidae Peru Motta AP, Chaparro JC, Pombal, Jr JP, Guayasamin JM, De la Riva I, Padial JM. 2016. Molecular phylogenetics and taxonomy of the Andean genus Lynchius Hedges, Duellman, and Heinicke, 2008 (Anura: Craugastoridae). Herpetological Monographs 30: 119–142.
2016 2016-12-31  Lynchius oblitus Strabomantidae Peru Motta AP, Chaparro JC, Pombal, Jr JP, Guayasamin JM, De la Riva I, Padial JM. 2016. Molecular phylogenetics and taxonomy of the Anean genus Lynchius Hedges, Duellman, and Heinicke, 2008 (Anura: Craugastoridae). Herpetological Monographs 30: 119–142.
2016 2016-12-31  Paramesotriton aurantius Salamandridae China Yuan A, Wu Y, Zhou J, Che J 2016 A new species of the genus Paramesotriton (Caudata: Salamandridae) fro Fujian, southeastern China. Zootaxa 4205: 549-563.
2016 2016-12-31  Oedipina berlini Plethodontidae Costa Rica Kubicki B 2016 A new species of salamander (Caudata: Plethodontidae: Oedipina) from the central Caribbean foothills of Costa Rica. Mesoamerican Herpetology 3: 819-840.
2016 2016-12-31  Phrynomedusa dryade Hylidae Baeta D, Giasson LOM, Pombal Jr JP, Haddad CFB 2016 Review of the rare genus Phrynomedusa Miranda-Ribeiro, 1923 (Anura: Phyllomedusidae) with description of a new species. Herpetological Monographs 30: 49-78.
2016 2016-12-31  Euphlyctis karaavali Dicroglossidae India Priti H, Naik CR, Seshadri KS, Singal R, Vidisha MK, Ravikanth G, Gururaja KV 2016. A new species of Euphlyctis (Amphibia, Anura, Dicroglossidae)from the West Coastal Plains of India. Asian Herpetological Research 7: 229–241.
2016 2016-12-22  Psychrophrynella melanocheira Strabomantidae Bolivia de la Riva, I., and J. Aparicio. 2016. Three new Bolivian species of Psychrophrynella (Anura: Craugastoridae), and comments on the amphibian fauna of the Cordillera de Apolobamba. Salamandra 52: 283-292.
2016 2016-12-22  Psychrophrynella colla Strabomantidae Bolivia de la Riva, I., and J. Aparicio. 2016. Three new Bolivian species of Psychrophrynella (Anura: Craugastoridae), and comments on the amphibian fauna of the Cordillera de Apolobamba. Salamandra 52: 283-292.
2016 2016-12-22  Psychrophrynella chaupi Strabomantidae Bolivia de la Riva, I., and J. Aparicio. 2016. Three new Bolivian species of Psychrophrynella (Anura: Craugastoridae), and comments on the amphibian fauna of the Cordillera de Apolobamba. Salamandra 52: 283-292.
2016 2016-12-14  Hyperolius drewesi Hyperoliidae Sao Tome and Principe Bell RC 2016 A new species of Hyperolius (Amphibia: Hyperoliidae) from Principe Island, Democratic Republic of Sao Tome and Principe. Herpetologica 72:343-351.
2016 2016-12-02  Pristimantis prometeii Strabomantidae Ecuador Székely P, Cogălniceanu D, Székely D, Páez N, Ron SR 2016 A new species of Pristimantis from southern Ecuador (Anura, Craugastoridae). ZooKeys 606: 77–97. doi: 10.3897/zookeys.606.9121.
2016 2016-12-02  Pristimantis nietoi Strabomantidae Ecuador Arteaga-Navarro A. Pyron RA, Peñafiel N, Romero-Barreto P, Culebras J, Bustamante L, Yánez-Muñoz MH, Guayasamin JM 2016 Comparative phylogeography reveals cryptic diversity and repeated patterns of cladogenesis for amphibians and reptiles in northwestern Ecuador. PLoS 1: 11(4: e0151746): 1–40.
2016 2016-12-02  Pristimantis buenaventura Strabomantidae Ecuador Arteaga-Navarro A. Pyron RA, Peñafiel N, Romero-Barreto P, Culebras J, Bustamante L, Yánez-Muñoz MH, Guayasamin JM 2016 Comparative phylogeography reveals cryptic diversity and repeated patterns of cladogenesis for amphibians and reptiles in northwestern Ecuador. PLoS 1: 11(4: e0151746): 1–40.
1882 2016-11-28  Trachycephalus quadrangulum Hylidae Ecuador Boulenger GA (1882) Catalogue of the Batrachia Salientia. Ecaudata in the Collection of the British Museum. British Museum, London.
Revalidation by
Ron SR, Venegas1 PJ, Ortega-Andrade HM, Gagliardi-Urrutia G, Salerno P (2016) Systematics of Ecnomiohyla tuberculosa with the description of a new species and comments on the taxonomy of Trachycephalus
typhonius (Anura, Hylidae). ZooKeys 630: 115–154. doi: 10.3897/zookeys.630.9298
1945 2016-11-28  Trachycephalus macrotis Hylidae Ecuador; Peru Andersson LG 1945 Batrachians from East Ecuador collected 1937, 1938 by Wm. Clarke-Macintyre and Rolf Blomberg. Arkiv för Zoologi (Stockholm) 37A: 1–88.
Revalidation by : Ron SR, Venegas1 PJ, Ortega-Andrade HM, Gagliardi-Urrutia G, Salerno P 2016 Systematics of Ecnomiohyla tuberculosa with the description of a new species and comments on the taxonomy of Trachycephalus
typhonius (Anura, Hylidae). ZooKeys 630: 115–154. doi: 10.3897/zookeys.630.9298
2016 2016-11-28  Tepuihyla shushupe Hylidae Peru Ron SR, Venegas1 PJ, Ortega-Andrade HM, Gagliardi-Urrutia G, Salerno P (2016) Systematics of Ecnomiohyla tuberculosa with the description of a new species and comments on the taxonomy of Trachycephalus typhonius (Anura, Hylidae). ZooKeys 630: 115–154. doi: 10.3897/zookeys.630.9298
2010 2016-11-26  Telmatobufo ignotus Calyptocephalellidae Chile Cuevas CC 2010 A new species of Telmatobufo (Schmidt 1852) (Anura, Calyptocephalellidae) from a remnant of the Maulino Forest, central Chile. Gayana 74:102-112.
2016 2016-11-24  Nototriton oreadorum Plethodontidae Honduras Townsendi JH 2016 Taxonomic revision of the moss salamander Nototriton barbouri (Schmidt)(Caudata: Plethodontidae), with description of two new species from the Cordillera Nombre de Dios, Honduras. Zootaxa 4196: 511-528.
2016 2016-11-24  Nototriton nelsoni Plethodontidae Honduras Townsendi JH 2016 Taxonomic revision of the moss salamander Nototriton barbouri (Schmidt)(Caudata: Plethodontidae), with description of two new species from the Cordillera Nombre de Dios, Honduras. Zootaxa 4196: 511-528.
2016 2016-11-23  Oreophryne picticrus Microhylidae Papua New Guinea Kraus F 2016 Ten new species of Oreophryne (Anura, Microhylidae) from Papua New Guinea. Zootaxa 4195:1-68.
2016 2016-11-23  Oreophryne philosylleptoris Microhylidae Papua New Guinea Kraus F 2016 Ten new species of Oreophryne (Anura, Microhylidae) from Papua New Guinea. Zootaxa 4195:1-68.
2016 2016-11-23  Oreophryne penelopeia Microhylidae Papua New Guinea Kraus F 2016 Ten new species of Oreophryne (Anura, Microhylidae) from Papua New Guinea. Zootaxa 4195:1-68.
2016 2016-11-23  Oreophryne meliades Microhylidae Papua New Guinea Kraus F 2016 Ten new species of Oreophryne (Anura, Microhylidae) from Papua New Guinea. Zootaxa 4195:1-68.
2016 2016-11-23  Oreophryne matawan Microhylidae Papua New Guinea Kraus F 2016 Ten new species of Oreophryne (Anura, Microhylidae) from Papua New Guinea. Zootaxa 4195:1-68.
2016 2016-11-23  Oreophryne lemur Microhylidae Papua New Guinea Kraus F 2016 Ten new species of Oreophryne (Anura, Microhylidae) from Papua New Guinea. Zootaxa 4195:1-68.