Chaperina fusca
Yellow-Spotted Narrow-Mouthed Frog
family: Microhylidae
subfamily: Microhylinae

© 2012 Nathan Litjens (1 of 6)

Frogs of Borneo account.

Country distribution from AmphibiaWeb's database: Malaysia, Philippines

View distribution map using BerkeleyMapper.

Conservation Status (definitions)
IUCN (Red List) Status Least Concern (LC)
See IUCN account.
Other International Status None
National Status None
Regional Status None


From the Encyclopedia of Life account:

Type Locality

Reported to be "Sintang (Borneo)"; type stored in the Museum National d'Histoire Naturelle, Paris; MNHNP 1891.49

Author: Siler, Cameron

Faunal Affinity

Mindanao and Palawan Pleistocene Aggregate Island Complexes (PAIC; Brown and Diesmos, 2002) as well as the Sulu Archipelago.

Author: Siler, Cameron


This species is recognized to occur in Thailand, Peninsular Malaysia, Borneo and the Philippines. In the Philippines, this species has been documented on the islands of Palawan, Mindanao and Jolo.

Author: Siler, Cameron