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Recently Added Species to AmphibiaWeb

 
(See also: Newly Described Species.)

 
Year Described Date Added Species Family Country Distribution Reference
2019 2019-12-12  Ischnocnema bocaina Brachycephalidae Brazil Taucce PPG, BF Zaidan, H Zaher, and PCA Garcia. 2019. A new species of Ischnocnema Reinhardt and Lütken, 1862 (Anura: Brachycephalidae) of the I. lactea species series from southeastern Brazil. Zootaxa 4706: 531-545. (10.1643/CH-18-052)
2019 2019-12-07  Aneides caryaensis Plethodontidae United States Patton A, Apodaca JJ, Corser JD, Wilson CR, Williams LA, Cameron AD, Wake DB 2019 A new green salamander in the southern Appachians: Evolutionary history of Aniedes aeneus and implications for management and conservation with the description of a cryptic microendemic species. Copeia 107: 748-763.
(10.1643/CH-18-052)
2019 2019-11-26  Leptobrachella namdongensis Megophryidae Viet Nam Chung HV, NT Tao, LQ Vinh, NQ Truong, and J Jianping. 2019. A new species of Leptobrachella Smith 1925 (Anura: Megophryidae) from Thanh Hoa Province, Vietnam. Raffles Bulletin of Zoology 67: 536-556. (10.1643/CH-18-052)
2019 2019-11-16  Megophrys shunhuangensis Megophryidae China Wang L, Dang X, Liu Y, Wu Q, and Liu Z. 2019. A new species of the genus Megophrys (Amphibia: Anura: Megophryidae) from Hunan, China. Zootaxa 4695: 301-330. (10.1643/CH-18-052)
2017 2019-11-16  Megophrys lishuiensis Megophryidae China Wang Y-F, Liu B-Q, Jiang K, Jin W, Xu J-N, and Wu C-H. 2017. A new species of the horn toad of the genus Xenophrys from Zhegiang, China (Amphibia: Megophryidae) [In Chinese with English abstract]. Chinese Journal of Zoology, Nanking 52: 19-29 (10.1643/CH-18-052)
2018 2019-11-16  Megophrys leishanensis Megophryidae China Li S, Xu N, Liu J, Jiang J, Wei G, and Wang B. 2018. A new species of the Asian toad genus Megophrys sensu lato (Amphibia: Anura: Megophryidae) from Guizhou Province, China. Asian Herpetological Research 9: 224-239. (10.1643/CH-18-052)
2018 2019-11-16  Megophrys lancip Megophryidae Indonesia Munir M, Hamidy A, Farajallah A, and Smith EN. 2018. A new Megophrys Kuhl and Van Hasselt (Amphibia: Megophryidae) from southwestern Sumatra, Indonesia. Zootaxa 4442: 389-412. (10.1643/CH-18-052)
2017 2019-11-16  Megophrys elfina Megophryidae Viet Nam Poyarkov Jr NA, Duong TV, Orlov NL, Gogoleva SS, Vassilieva AB, Nguyen LT, Nguyen VDH, Nguyen SN, Che J, and Mahony S. 2017. Molecular, morphological and acoustic assessment of the genus Ophryophryne (Anura, Megophryidae) from Langbian Plateau, southern Vietnam, with description of a new species. ZooKeys 672: 49-120. (10.1643/CH-18-052)
2019 2019-11-12  Hyalinobatrachium adespinosai Centrolenidae Ecuador Guayasamin JM, J Vieira, RE Glor, and CR Hutter. 2019. A new glassfrog (Centrolenidae: Hyalinobatrachium) from the Topo River Basin, Amazonian slopes of the Andes of Ecuador. Amphibian & Reptile Conservation 13: 133–144 (e194). (10.1643/CH-18-052)
2019 2019-11-01  Caecilia pulchraserrana Caeciliidae Colombia Acosta-Galvis A, M Torres, and P Pulido-Santacruz. 2019. A new species of Caecilia (Gymnophiona, Caeciliidae) from the Magdalena valley region of Colombia. ZooKeys 884: 135-157. (10.1643/CH-18-052)
1771 2019-10-30  Bufotes sitibundus Bufonidae Armenia; Azerbaijan; Georgia; Greece; Iran, Islamic Republic of; Iraq; Jordan; Kazakhstan; Lebanon; Saudi Arabia; Syrian Arab Republic; Turkey Pallas, P. S. 1771. Reise durch verschiedene Provinzen des Russischen Reichs. Theil 1. St. Pétersbourg: Gedruckt bey der Kayserlichen Academie der Wissenschaften.

Resurrected by:
Dufresnes C, G Mazepa, D Jablonski, RC Oliveira, T Wenseleers, DA Shabanov, M Auer, R Ernst, C Koch, HE Ramírez-Chaves, KP Mulder, E Simonov, A Tiutenko, D Kryvokhyzha, PL Wennekes, OI Zinenko, OV Korshunov, AM Al-Johany, EA Peregonstev, R Masroor, C Betto-Colliard, M Denoël, LJ Borkin, DV Skorinov, RA Pasynkova, LF Mazanaeva, JM Rosanov, S Dubey, and S Litvinchuk. 2019. Fifteen shades of green: the evolution of Bufotes toads revisited. Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution 141: 106615. (10.1643/CH-18-052)
2019 2019-10-30  Bufotes perrini Bufonidae Afghanistan; Iran, Islamic Republic of; Kazakhstan; Turkmenistan; Uzbekistan Dufresnes C, G Mazepa, D Jablonski, RC Oliveira, T Wenseleers, DA Shabanov, M Auer, R Ernst, C Koch, HE Ramírez-Chaves, KP Mulder, E Simonov, A Tiutenko, D Kryvokhyzha, PL Wennekes, OI Zinenko, OV Korshunov, AM Al-Johany, EA Peregonstev, R Masroor, C Betto-Colliard, M Denoël, LJ Borkin, DV Skorinov, RA Pasynkova, LF Mazanaeva, JM Rosanov, S Dubey, and S Litvinchuk. 2019. Fifteen shades of green: the evolution of Bufotes toads revisited. Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution 141: 106615. (10.1643/CH-18-052)
2019 2019-10-30  Bufotes cypriensis Bufonidae Cyprus Dufresnes C, G Mazepa, D Jablonski, RC Oliveira, T Wenseleers, DA Shabanov, M Auer, R Ernst, C Koch, HE Ramírez-Chaves, KP Mulder, E Simonov, A Tiutenko, D Kryvokhyzha, PL Wennekes, OI Zinenko, OV Korshunov, AM Al-Johany, EA Peregonstev, R Masroor, C Betto-Colliard, M Denoël, LJ Borkin, DV Skorinov, RA Pasynkova, LF Mazanaeva, JM Rosanov, S Dubey, and S Litvinchuk. 2019. Fifteen shades of green: the evolution of Bufotes toads revisited. Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution 141: 106615. (10.1643/CH-18-052)
2019 2019-10-20  Raorchestes cangyuanensis Rhacophoridae China Wu Y-H, C Suwannapoom, K Xu, J-M Chen, J-Q Jin, H-M Chen, RW Murphy, and J Che. 2019. A new species of the genus Raorchestes (Anura: Rhacophoridae) from Yunnan Province, China. Zoological Research 40: 558-563. (10.1643/CH-18-052)
2019 2019-10-20  Megophrys angka Megophryidae Thailand Wu Y-H, C Suwannapoom, NA Poyarkov Jr, P Pawangkhanant, K Xu, J-Q Jin, RW Murphy, and J Che. 2019. A new species of the genus Xenophrys (Anura: Megophryidae) from northern Thailand. Zoological Research 40: 564-574. (10.1643/CH-18-052)
2019 2019-10-17  Leptodactylus apepyta Leptodactylidae Argentina; Bolivia; Paraguay Schneider RG, Cardozo DE, Brusquetti F, Kolenc F, Borteiro C, Haddad C, Basso NG, Baldo D. 2019. A new frog of the Leptodactylus fuscus species group (Anura: Leptodactylidae), endemic from the South American Gran Chaco. PeerJ 7:e7869
DOI 10.7717/peerj.7869 (10.1643/CH-18-052)
2019 2019-10-03  Scutiger ghunsa Megophryidae Nepal Khatiwada JR, G Shu, TR Subedi, B Wang, A Ohler, DC Cannatella, F Xie, and J Jiang. 2019. A New Species of Megophryid Frog of the Genus Scutiger from Kangchenjunga Conservation Area, Eastern Nepal. Asian Herpetological Research 10: 139-157. (10.1643/CH-18-052)
2019 2019-10-03  Megophrys kalimantanensis Megophryidae Indonesia Munir M, A Hamidy, M Matsui, DT Iskandar, I Sidik, and T Shimada. 2019. A new species of Megophrys Kuhl & Van Hasselt (Amphibia: Megophryidae) from Borneo allied to M. nasuta (Schlegel, 1858). Zootaxa 4679: 1-24. (10.1643/CH-18-052)
2019 2019-10-02  Sigalegalephrynus harveyi Bufonidae Indonesia Sarker GC, E Wostl, P Thammachoti, I Sidik, A Hamidy, N Kurniawan, and EN Smith. 2019. New species, diversity, systematics, and conservation assessment of the Puppet Toads of Sumatra (Anura: Bufonidae: Sigalegalephrynus). Zootaxa 4679: 365-391. (10.1643/CH-18-052)
2019 2019-10-02  Sigalegalephrynus gayoluesensis Bufonidae Indonesia Sarker GC, E Wostl, P Thammachoti, I Sidik, A Hamidy, N Kurniawan, and EN Smith. 2019. New species, diversity, systematics, and conservation assessment of the Puppet Toads of Sumatra (Anura: Bufonidae: Sigalegalephrynus). Zootaxa 4679: 365-391. (10.1643/CH-18-052)
2019 2019-10-02  Sigalegalephrynus burnitelongensis Bufonidae Indonesia Sarker GC, E Wostl, P Thammachoti, I Sidik, A Hamidy, N Kurniawan, and EN Smith. 2019. New species, diversity, systematics, and conservation assessment of the Puppet Toads of Sumatra (Anura: Bufonidae: Sigalegalephrynus). Zootaxa 4679: 365-391. (10.1643/CH-18-052)
2019 2019-10-01  Scinax fontanarrosai Hylidae Argentina; Brazil Baldo D, K Araujo-Vieira, D Cardozo, C Borteiro, F Leal, MO Pereyra, F Kolenc, ML Lyra, PCA Garcia, CFB Haddad, and J Faivovich. 2019. A review of the elusive bicolored iris Snouted Treefrogs (Anura: Hylidae: Scinax uruguayus group). PLoS One 14: e0222131. (10.1643/CH-18-052)
2019 2019-09-30  Adenomera chicomendesi Leptodactylidae Brazil de Carvalho TR, A Angulo, MNC Kokubum, DA Barrera, MB de Souza, CFB Haddad, and AA Giaretta. 2019. A new cryptic species of the Adenomera andreae clade from southwestern Amazonia (Anura, Leptodactylidae). Herpetologica 75: 233-246. (10.1643/CH-18-052)
1924 2019-09-29  Andrias sligoi Cryptobranchidae China Boulenger EG 1924 On a new giant salamander, living in the Society’s Gardens. Proceedings of the Zoological Society of London 1924: 173–174. (10.1643/CH-18-052)
2019 2019-09-24  Microhyla eos Microhylidae India Biju SD, S Garg, RG Kamei, G Maheswaran. 2019. A new Microhyla species (Anura: Microhylidae) from riparian evergreen forest in the eastern Himalayan state of Arunachal Pradesh, India. Zootaxa 4674: 100-116. (10.1643/CH-18-052)
2019 2019-09-05  Dendropsophus rozenmani Hylidae Bolivia Jansen M, DJ Santana, B Franco da Veiga Teixeira, G Köhler. 2019. A new striped species of Dendropsophus (Anura: Hylidae) with a composite advertisement call and comments on the D. rubicundulus group. Vertebrate Zoology 69: 227-246. (10.1643/CH-18-052)
2019 2019-09-02  Gracixalus yunnanensis Rhacophoridae China; Lao People's Democratic Republic; Viet Nam Yu G, Hui H, Wang J, Rao D, Wu Z, Yang J (2019) A new species of Gracixalus (Anura, Rhacophoridae)
from Yunnan, China. ZooKeys 851: 91–111. (10.1643/CH-18-052)
2019 2019-09-02  Amolops ottorum Ranidae Viet Nam Pham AV, Sung NB, Pham CT, Le MD, Ziegler T, Nguyen TQ 2019 A new species of Amolops (Anura: Ranidae) from Vietnam. Raffles Bulletin of Zoology 67: 363–377 (10.1643/CH-18-052)
2019 2019-09-02  Megophrys wugongensis Megophryidae China Wang J, Liu , Wang YY in Wang J, Lyu Z-T, Liu Z-Y, Liao C-K, Zeng Z-C, Zhao J, Li Y-L, Wang Y-Y (2019) Description of six new species of the subgenus Panophrys within the genus Megophrys (Anura, Megophryidae) from southeastern China based on molecular and morphological data. ZooKeys 851: 113–164 (10.1643/CH-18-052)
2019 2019-09-02  Megophrys nanlingensis Megophryidae China Lyu Z-T, Wang J, Liu Z-Y, Wang YY in Wang J, Lyu Z-T, Liu Z-Y, Liao C-K, Zeng Z-C, Zhao J, Li Y-L, Wang Y-Y (2019) Description of six new species of the subgenus Panophrys within the genus Megophrys (Anura, Megophryidae) from southeastern China based on molecular and morphological data. ZooKeys 851: 113–164. (10.1643/CH-18-052)