This taxon was recorded in Thailand from the approximate locality of "Hat Sanuk, Siamese Malaya, near Tenasserim border".
Habitat and Ecology
It presumably breeds in water by larval development.
Its population status is not known.
The threats to this species are not known.
It is not known if the species occurs in protected areas.
This species is based on a single specimen that exhibits characteristics of Polypedates. Taylor (1962) came close to synonymising it with P. leucomystax, but had no access to the type specimen and tentatively retained it as a distinct species.
Annemarie Ohler 2004. Hylarana scutigera. In: IUCN 2014