Nyctixalus pictus
Peter's Tree Frog
family: Rhacophoridae
subfamily: Rhacophorinae

© 2007 Dr. Peter Janzen (1 of 7)

Frogs of Borneo account.

Country distribution from AmphibiaWeb's database: Indonesia, Malaysia, Philippines, Singapore, Thailand, Viet Nam

View distribution map using BerkeleyMapper.

Conservation Status (definitions)
IUCN (Red List) Status Near Threatened (NT)
See IUCN account.
Other International Status None
National Status None
Regional Status None


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From the Encyclopedia of Life account:

Type Locality

"Sarawak", Borneo, Malaysia (Peters, 1871); Holotype: MSNG 10062

Author: Siler, Cameron

Faunal Affinity

Palawan Pleistocene Aggregate Island Complex (PAIC; Brown and Diesmos, 2002).

Author: Siler, Cameron


This species is recognized to occur in Thailand, the Philippines, Borneo, and Sumatra. In the Philippines this species has been documented only on the island of Palawan.

Author: Siler, Cameron