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Year Described Date Added Species Family Country Distribution Reference
1929 2017-02-17  Gephyromantis ceratophrys Mantellidae Madagascar Ahl, E. 1929 "1928". Beschreibung neuer Frösche aus Madagascar. Mitteilungen aus dem Zoologischen Museum in Berlin 14: 469–484. Resurrected by Vences M, Koehler J, Pabijan M, Bletz MC, Gehring P-S, Hawlitschek O, Rakotoarison A, Ratsoavina F, Andreone F, Crottini A, Glaw F 2017 Taxonomic and geographic distribution of Malagasy frogs of the Gephyromantis asper clade, with description of a new subgenus and revalidation of Gephyromantis ceratophrys. Salamandra 53: 77-98.
2017 2017-02-16  Capensibufo selenophos Bufonidae South Africa Channing, A., G.J. Measey, A.L. DeVilliers, A.A. Turner, and K.A. Tolley. 2017. Taxonomy of the Capensibufo rosei group (Anura: Bufonidae) from South Africa. Zootaxa 4232: 282-292.
2017 2017-02-16  Capensibufo magistratus Bufonidae South Africa Channing, A., G.J. Measey, A.L. DeVilliers, A.A. Turner, and K.A. Tolley. 2017. Taxonomy of the Capensibufo rosei group (Anura: Bufonidae) from South Africa. Zootaxa 4232: 282-292.
2017 2017-02-16  Capensibufo deceptus Bufonidae South Africa Channing, A., G.J. Measey, A.L. DeVilliers, A.A. Turner, and K.A. Tolley. 2017. Taxonomy of the Capensibufo rosei group (Anura: Bufonidae) from South Africa. Zootaxa 4232: 282-292.
2016 2017-02-07  Diasporus sapo Eleutherodactylidae Panama Batista A, Koehler G, Mebert K, Hertz A, Vesely M . 2016 . An integrative approach to reveal speciation and species richness in the genus Diasporus (Amphibia: Anura: Eleutherodactylidae) in eastern Panama. Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society 178: 267-311.
2016 2017-02-07  Diasporus pequeno Eleutherodactylidae Panama Batista A, Koehler G, Mebert K, Hertz A, Vesely M . 2016 . An integrative approach to reveal speciation and species richness in the genus Diasporus (Amphibia: Anura: Eleutherodactylidae) in eastern Panama. Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society 178: 267-311.
2016 2017-02-07  Diasporus majeensis Eleutherodactylidae Panama Batista A, Koehler G, Mebert K, Hertz A, Vesely M . 2016 . An integrative approach to reveal speciation and species richness in the genus Diasporus (Amphibia: Anura: Eleutherodactylidae) in eastern Panama. Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society 178: 267-311.
2016 2017-02-07  Diasporus darienensis Eleutherodactylidae Panama Batista A, Koehler G, Mebert K, Hertz A, Vesely M . 2016 . An integrative approach to reveal speciation and species richness in the genus Diasporus (Amphibia: Anura: Eleutherodactylidae) in eastern Panama. Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society 178: 267-311.
2016 2017-02-06  Oreobates yanucu Strabomantidae Bolivia Koehler J, Padial JM 2016 Description and phylogenetic position of a new (singleton) species of Oreobates Jiménez De La Espada, 1872 (Anura: Craugastoridae) from the yungas of Cochabamba, Bolivia. Annals of Carnegie Museum, 84:23-38.
1899 2017-02-06  Gastrotheca coeruleomaculatus Hemiphractidae Bolivia Revalidation of description by Werner, F. 1899. Beschreibung neuer Reptilien und Batrachier. Zoologischer Anzeiger 22: 479–484. By Duellman, W. E. 2015. Marsupial Frogs. Gastrotheca & Allied Genera. Baltimore: Johns Hopkins University Press.






2014 2017-02-06  Gastrotheca aratia Hemiphractidae Duellman WE, Barley AJ, Venegas PJ . 2014 . Cryptic species diversity in marsupial frogs (Anura: Hemiphractidae: Gastrotheca) in the Andes of northern Peru. Zootaxa 3768; 159-177.
2014 2017-02-06  Gastrotheca aguaruna Hemiphractidae Peru Duellman WE, Barley AJ, Venegas PJ . 2014 . Cryptic species diversity in marsupial frogs (Anura: Hemiphractidae: Gastrotheca) in the Andes of northern Peru. Zootaxa 3768; 159-177.
2016 2017-02-04  Rhacophorus pinglongensis Rhacophoridae China Mo Y, Chen W, Liao X, Zhou S. 2016 A new species of the genus Rhacophorus (Anura: Rhacophoridae) from Southern China. Asian Herpetological Reserch, 7: 139-150.
2016 2017-01-24  Gastrotheca spectabilis Hemiphractidae Peru Duellman WE, Venegas PJ . 2016 . Diversity of marsupial frogs (Anura: Hemiphractidae: Gastrotheca) in the northern Cordillera Central, Peru, with the descriptions of two new species. Phyllomedusa 15:103-117.
2016 2017-01-24  Gastrotheca oresbios Hemiphractidae Peru Duellman WE, Venegas PJ . 2016 . Diversity of marsupial frogs (Anura: Hemiphractidae: Gastrotheca) in the northern Cordillera Central, Peru, with the descriptions of two new species. Phyllomedusa 15:103-117.
2017 2017-01-20  Fejervarya 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 Fejervarya (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 Peru 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 Brazil 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.