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Year Described Date Added Species Family Country Distribution Reference
2017 2017-03-21  Pelodytes hespericus Pelodytidae Spain Diaz-Rodriguez J, Gehara M, Marquez R, Vences M, Goncalves H, Sequeira F, Martinez-Solano I, Tejedo M 2017 Integrative of molecular, bioacoustical and morphological data reveals two new cryptic species of Pelodytes (Anura, Pelodytidae) from the Iberian Peninsula. Zootaxa 4243:1-41.
2017 2017-03-21  Pelodytes atlanticus Pelodytidae Portugal Diaz-Rodriguez J, Gehara M, Marquez R, Vences M, Goncalves H, Sequeira F, Martinez-Solano I, Tejedo M 2017 Integrative of molecular, bioacoustical and morphological data reveals two new cryptic species of Pelodytes (Anura, Pelodytidae) from the Iberian Peninsula. Zootaxa 4243:1-41.
2917 2017-03-21  Leptolalax petrops Megophryidae Viet Nam Rowley JJL, Dau VQ, Hoang HD, Le DTT, Chtajar TP, Nguyen TT 2017 A new species of Leptolalax (Anura: Megophryidae) from northern Vietnam. Zootaxa 4242:544-564.
2017 2017-03-20  Pristimantis leopardus Strabomantidae Colombia Rivera-Correa M, Jimenez-Rivillas C, Daza JM 2017 Phylogenetic analysis of the neotropical Pristimantis leptolophus species group (Anura: Craugastoridae): molecular approach and description of a new polymorphic species. Zootaxa 4242: 313-343.
2017 2017-03-20  Dendropsophus vraemi Hylidae Peru Caminer MA, Mila B, Jansen M, Fouquet A, Venegas PJ, Chavez G, Lougheed SC, Ron SR . 2017 . Systematics of the Dendropsophus leucophyllatus species complex (Anura: Hylidae): cryuptic diversity and the description of two new species. PLoS One 12(3): e0171785. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.071785
1870 2017-03-20  Dendropsophus reticulatus Hylidae Brazil; Colombia; Ecuador; Peru Revalidation of species described by Jiménez de la Espada, M. 1870. Fauna neotropicalis species quaedam nondum cognitae. Jornal de Sciências, Mathemáticas, Physicas e Naturaes. Lisboa 3: 57–65. Caminer MA, Mila B, Jansen M, Fouquet A, Venegas PJ, Chavez G, Lougheed SC, Ron SR . 2017 . Systematics of the Dendropsophus leucophyllatus species complex (Anura: Hylidae): cryuptic diversity and the description of two new species. PLoS One 12(3): e0171785. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.071785
2017 2017-03-20  Dendropsophus arndti Hylidae Bolivia Caminer MA, Mila B, Jansen M, Fouquet A, Venegas PJ, Chavez G, Lougheed SC, Ron SR . 2017 . Systematics of the Dendropsophus leucophyllatus species complex (Anura: Hylidae): cryuptic diversity and the description of two new species. PLoS One 12(3): e0171785. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.071785
2017 2017-03-17  Ansonia teneritas Bufonidae Malaysia Waser LE, Schweizer M, Haas A, Das I, Jankowski A, Min PY, Hertwig ST 2017 From a lost world: an integrative phylogenetic analysis of Ansonia Stoliczka, 1870 (Lissamphibia: Anura: Bufonidae), with the description of a new species. Org Divers Evol 17:287-303.
2017 2017-03-09  Pristimantis attenboroughi Strabomantidae Peru Lehr E, von May R . 2017 . A new species of terrestrial-breeding frog (Amphibia, Craugasstoridae, Pristimantis) from high elevations of the Pui Pui Protected Forest in central Peru. ZooKeys 660: 17-42.
2017 2017-03-09  Sigalegalephrynus minangkabauensis Bufonidae Indonesia Smart U, Sarker GC, Arifin U, Harvey MB, Sidik I, Hamidy A Kurniawan N, Smith EN . 2017 . A new genus and two new species of arboreal toads from the highlands of Sumatra with a phylogeny of Sundaland toad genera. Herpetologica 73:63-75.
2017 2017-03-09  Sigalegalephrynus mandailinguensis Bufonidae Indonesia Smart U, Sarker GC, Arifin U, Harvey MB, Sidik I, Hamidy A Kurniawan N, Smith EN . 2017 . A new genus and two new species of arboreal toads from the highlands of Sumatra with a phylogeny of Sundaland toad genera. Herpetologica 73:63-75.
2017 2017-03-05  Phyllodytes megatympanum Hylidae Brazil Marciano Jr E, Lantyer-Silva ASF, Sole M. 2017 A new species pf Phyllodytes Wagler, 1830 (Anura, Hylidae) from the Atlantic Forest of southern Bahia, Brazil. Zootaxa 4238: 135-142.
1945 2017-02-27  Pristimantis brevicrus Strabomantidae Ecuador; Peru Revalidation of description by Andersson, L. G. 1945. Batrachians from East Ecuador, collected 1937, 1938 by Wm. Clarke-Macintyre and Rolf Blomberg. Arkiv för Zoologi. Stockholm 37A(2): 1–88, by Ortega-Andrade HM, Rojas-Soto OR, Espinosa de los Monteros A, Valencia JH, Read M, Ron SR . 2017 . Revalidation of Pristimantis brevicrus (Anura, Craugastoridae) with taxonomic comments on a widespread Amazonian direct-developing frog. Herpetological Journal 27: 81-97.
2017 2017-02-27  Hyperolius ruvuensis Hyperoliidae Tanzania, United Republic of Barratt, Lawson and Loader, in Barratt CD. Lawson LP, Bittencourt-Silva GB, Doggart N, Morgan-Brown T, Nagel P, Loader SP. 2017. A new, narrowly distributed, and critically endangered species of spiny-throated reen frog (Anura: Hyperoliidae) from a highly threatened coastal forest reserve in Tanzania. Herpetological Journal 17:13-24
2017 2017-02-21  Nyctibatrachus webilla Nyctibatrachidae India Garg, S., R. Suyesh, S. Sukesan, and S.D. Biju. 2017. Seven new species of Night Frogs (Anura, Nyctibatrachidae) from the Western Ghats Biodiversity Hotspot of India, with remarkably high diversity of diminutive forms. PeerJ 5: e3007.
2017 2017-02-21  Nyctibatrachus sabarimalai Nyctibatrachidae India Garg, S., R. Suyesh, S. Sukesan, and S.D. Biju. 2017. Seven new species of Night Frogs (Anura, Nyctibatrachidae) from the Western Ghats Biodiversity Hotspot of India, with remarkably high diversity of diminutive forms. PeerJ 5: e3007.
2017 2017-02-21  Nyctibatrachus robinmoorei Nyctibatrachidae India Garg, S., R. Suyesh, S. Sukesan, and S.D. Biju. 2017. Seven new species of Night Frogs (Anura, Nyctibatrachidae) from the Western Ghats Biodiversity Hotspot of India, with remarkably high diversity of diminutive forms. PeerJ 5: e3007.
2017 2017-02-21  Nyctibatrachus radcliffei Nyctibatrachidae India Garg, S., R. Suyesh, S. Sukesan, and S.D. Biju. 2017. Seven new species of Night Frogs (Anura, Nyctibatrachidae) from the Western Ghats Biodiversity Hotspot of India, with remarkably high diversity of diminutive forms. PeerJ 5: e3007.
2017 2017-02-21  Nyctibatrachus pulivijayani Nyctibatrachidae India Garg, S., R. Suyesh, S. Sukesan, and S.D. Biju. 2017. Seven new species of Night Frogs (Anura, Nyctibatrachidae) from the Western Ghats Biodiversity Hotspot of India, with remarkably high diversity of diminutive forms. PeerJ 5: e3007.
2017 2017-02-21  Nyctibatrachus manalari Nyctibatrachidae India Garg, S., R. Suyesh, S. Sukesan, and S.D. Biju. 2017. Seven new species of Night Frogs (Anura, Nyctibatrachidae) from the Western Ghats Biodiversity Hotspot of India, with remarkably high diversity of diminutive forms. PeerJ 5: e3007.
2017 2017-02-21  Nyctibatrachus athirappillyensis Nyctibatrachidae India Garg, S., R. Suyesh, S. Sukesan, and S.D. Biju. 2017. Seven new species of Night Frogs (Anura, Nyctibatrachidae) from the Western Ghats Biodiversity Hotspot of India, with remarkably high diversity of diminutive forms. PeerJ 5: e3007.
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.