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Year Described Date Added Species Family Country Distribution Reference
2021 2021-07-22  Gracixalus ziegleri Rhacophoridae Viet Nam Le DT, YT Do, TT Tran, TQ Nguyen, NL Orlov, HT Ninh, and TT Nguyen. 2021. A new species of Gracixalus (Anura: Rhacophoridae) from northern Vietnam. Russian Journal of Herpetology 28: 111–122. (10.30906/1026-2296-2021-28-3-111-122)
2021 2021-07-22  Dendropsophus tapacurensis Hylidae Brazil Oliveira RF de, FdM Magalhães, BFdV Teixeira, GJB de Moura, CR Porto, FPBB Guimarães, AA Giaretta, and MS Tinôco. 2021. A new species of the Dendropsophus decipiens Group (Anura: Hylidae) from
Northeastern Brazil. PLoS ONE 16: e0248112. (10.30906/1026-2296-2021-28-3-111-122)
2021 2021-07-19  Chirixalus pantaiselatan Rhacophoridae Indonesia Munir, M, A Hamidy, MD Kusrini, UF Kennedi, MA Ridha, DI Qayyim, R Rafsanzani, and K Nishikawa. 2021. A new species of Chirixalus Boulenger, 1893 (Anura: Rhacophoridae) from the lowland forests of Java. Raffles Bulletin of Zoology 69: 219–234. (10.30906/1026-2296-2021-28-3-111-122)
2021 2021-07-19  Amolops teochew Ranidae China Zeng, Z-C, J Wang, Z-T Lyu, and Y-Y Wang. 2021. A new species of Torrent frog (Anura, Ranidae, Amolops) from the Coastal Hills of Southeastern China. Zootaxa 5004: 151–166. (10.30906/1026-2296-2021-28-3-111-122)
2021 2021-07-19  Proceratophrys kaingang Odontophrynidae Brazil Santana, DJ, S Mângia, S da Silva Alves Saccol, and T Gomes dos Santos. 2021. A new species of Proceratophrys Miranda-Ribeiro, 1920 (Anura, Odontophrynidae) of the P. bigibbosa species group from Southern Brazil. Vertebrate Zoology 71: 387–401. (10.30906/1026-2296-2021-28-3-111-122)
2021 2021-07-19  Nanorana xuelinensis Dicroglossidae China Liu, S, P Zhang, D Rao. 2021. A new species of Nanorana Günther, 1896 (Anura, Dicroglossidae) from Yunnan, China. ZooKeys 1048: 49–67. (10.30906/1026-2296-2021-28-3-111-122)
2021 2021-07-08  Panophrys congjiangensis Megophryidae China Luo T, Y Wang, S Wang, X Lu, W Wang, H Deng, and J Zhou. 2021. A species of the genus Panophrys (Anura, Megophryidae) from southeastern Guizhou Province, China. ZooKeys 1047: 27–60 (10.30906/1026-2296-2021-28-3-111-122)
2021 2021-07-08  Leptobrachella yeae Megophryidae China Shi S, Y Hou, Z Song, J-p Jiang and B Wang. 2021. A new Leaf Litter Toad of Leptobrachella Smith, 1925 (Anura, Megophryidae) from Sichuan Province, China with supplementary description of L. oshanensis. Asian Herpetological Research 12: 143–166 (10.30906/1026-2296-2021-28-3-111-122)
2021 2021-07-01  Euphlyctis kerala Dicroglossidae India Dinesh KP, BH Channakeshavamurthy, P Deepak, A Ghosh, and K Deuti. 2021. Morphological groupings within Euphlyctis (Anura: Dicroglossidae) and description of a new species from the surroundings of Thattekad Bird Sanctuary, Kerala, India. Zootaxa 4990: 329–353. (10.30906/1026-2296-2021-28-3-111-122)
2021 2021-07-01  Thoropa bryomantis Cycloramphidae Brazil Assis CL, Lacerda JVA, CS Guimarães, MA Peixoto, MC Luna, and RN Feio. 2021. A new species of Thoropa Cope, 1865 (Anura, Cycloramphidae) from the Serra da Mantiqueira, Southeast Brazil. Zootaxa 4995: 505–522. (10.30906/1026-2296-2021-28-3-111-122)
2021 2021-06-16  Synapturanus zombie Microhylidae Brazil; French Guiana Fouquet A, K Leblanc, A-C Fabre, MT Rodrigues, M Menin, EA Courtois, M Dewynter, M Hölting, R Ernst, P Peloso, and PJR Kok. 2021. Comparative osteology of the fossorial frogs of the genus Synapturanus (Anura, Microhylidae) with the description of three new species from the Eastern Guiana Shield. Zoologischer Anzeiger 293: 46–73. (10.30906/1026-2296-2021-28-3-111-122)
2021 2021-06-16  Synapturanus mesomorphus Microhylidae Guyana Fouquet A, K Leblanc, A-C Fabre, MT Rodrigues, M Menin, EA Courtois, M Dewynter, M Hölting, R Ernst, P Peloso, and PJR Kok. 2021. Comparative osteology of the fossorial frogs of the genus Synapturanus (Anura, Microhylidae) with the description of three new species from the Eastern Guiana Shield. Zoologischer Anzeiger 293: 46–73. (10.30906/1026-2296-2021-28-3-111-122)
2021 2021-06-16  Synapturanus ajuricaba Microhylidae Brazil Fouquet A, K Leblanc, A-C Fabre, MT Rodrigues, M Menin, EA Courtois, M Dewynter, M Hölting, R Ernst, P Peloso, and PJR Kok. 2021. Comparative osteology of the fossorial frogs of the genus Synapturanus (Anura, Microhylidae) with the description of three new species from the Eastern Guiana Shield. Zoologischer Anzeiger 293: 46–73. (10.30906/1026-2296-2021-28-3-111-122)
2021 2021-06-16  Litoria amnicola Hylidae Indonesia Richards SJ, B Tjaturadi, K Krey, and SC Donnellan. 2021. A new stream-dwelling frog of the genus Litoria Tschudi, 1838 (Anura: Pelodryadidae) from Salawati Island, Indonesia. Telnov, D, MVL Barclay, and OSG Pauwels (eds.), Biodiversity, biogeography and nature conservation in Wallacea and New Guinea. Volume IV: 19–33. Riga, Latvia, Entomological Society of Latvia. (10.30906/1026-2296-2021-28-3-111-122)
2021 2021-06-16  Adelophryne nordestina Eleutherodactylidae Brazil Lourenço-de-Moraes R, BS Lisboa, LdO Drummond, C CdM Moura, GJ Barbosa de Moura, ML Lyra, MC Guanieri, T Mott, MS Hoogmoed, and DJ Santana. 2021. A new species of the genus Adelophryne (Anura: Eleutherodactylidae: Phyzelaphryninae) from the Atlantic Forest of northeastern Brazil. Herpetologica 77: 164–175. (10.30906/1026-2296-2021-28-3-111-122)
2021 2021-06-16  Allobates grillicantus Dendrobatidae Brazil Moraes LJCL and AP Lima. 2021. A new nurse frog (Allobates, Aromobatidae) with a cricket-like advertisement call from eastern Amazonia. Herpetologica 77: 146–163. (10.30906/1026-2296-2021-28-3-111-122)
2021 2021-06-16  Brachycephalus ibitinga Brachycephalidae Brazil Condez TH, JPC Monteiro, LR Malagoli, VC Trevine, F Schunck, PCA Garcia, and CFB Haddad. 2021. Notes on the hyperossified pumpkin toadlets of the genus Brachycephalus (Anura: Brachycephalidae) with the description of a new species. Herpetologica 77: 176–194. (10.30906/1026-2296-2021-28-3-111-122)
2021 2021-06-08  Boana platanera Hylidae Colombia; Panama; Trinidad and Tobago; Venezuela Escalona M. La Marca E, Castellanos M., Fouquet A, Crawford AC, Rojas-Runjaic FJM, Giaretta AA, Señaris, JC and Castroviejo-Fisher S. 2021. Integrative taxonomy reveals a new but common Neotropical treefrog, hidden under the name Boana xerophylla. Zootaxa: 4981:401-448. (10.30906/1026-2296-2021-28-3-111-122)
2021 2021-06-05  Tylototriton thaiorum Salamandridae Viet Nam Poyarkov NA, TV Nguyen, and DV Akrhipov. 2021. A new species of the genus Tylotriton (Amphibia, Caudata, Salamandridae) from central Vietnam. Taprobanica 10: 4–22. (10.30906/1026-2296-2021-28-3-111-122)
2021 2021-06-02  Leptobrachium sylheticum Megophryidae Bangladesh; India Al-Razi H, Maria M, and Poyarkov, Jr. NA. 2021. Integrative taxonomic analysis reveals a new species of Leptobrachium Tschudi, 1838 (Anura, Megophryidae) from Bangladesh. Journal of Natural History. London 55: 85–114 (10.30906/1026-2296-2021-28-3-111-122)
1969 2021-05-28  Pleurodema somuncurense Leptodactylidae Argentina Originally described as Telmatobius somuncurensis by Cei, J. M. 1969. The Patagonian telmatobiid fauna of the volcanic Somuncura Plateau of Argentina. Journal of Herpetology 3: 1–18. (10.30906/1026-2296-2021-28-3-111-122)
2021 2021-05-24  Rhinella chullachaki Bufonidae Peru Castillo-Urbina E, F Glaw, C Aguilar-Puntriano, M Vences, and J Köhler. 2021. Genetic and morphological evidence reveal another new toad of the Rhinella festae species group (Anura: Bufonidae) from the Cordillera Azul in central Peru. Salamandra 57: 181–195. (10.30906/1026-2296-2021-28-3-111-122)
1965 2021-05-16  Schistometopum ephele Dermophiidae Sao Tome and Principe Taylor E.H. 1965. New Asiatic and African caecilians with redescriptions of certain other species. University of Kansas Science Bulletin 46: 253–302. (10.30906/1026-2296-2021-28-3-111-122)
2021 2021-05-10  Odontophrynus reigi Odontophrynidae Argentina; Brazil; Paraguay Rosset SD, RM Fadel, C da Silva Guimarães, PS Carvalho, K Ceron, M Pedrozo, R Serejo, V dos Santos Souza, D Baldo, and S Mângia. 2021. A new burrowing frog of the Odontophrynus americanus species group (Anura, Odontophrynidae) from subtropical regions of Argentina, Brazil, and Paraguay. Ichthyology & Herpetology 1: 228–244. (10.30906/1026-2296-2021-28-3-111-122)
1962 2021-05-07  Micryletta lineata Microhylidae Myanmar; Thailand Taylor EH. 1962. The amphibian fauna of Thailand. University of Kansas Science Bulletin 43: 265–599. (Described as subspecies)

Miller AH, Zug GR, Wogan GOU, Lee JJ, and Mulcahy DG. 2021. Phylogeny, Diversity, and Distribution of Micryletta (Anura: Microhylidae) in Myanmar. Ichthyology & Herpetology 109(1), 245–257. (Elevated to species) (10.30906/1026-2296-2021-28-3-111-122)
2021 2021-05-06  Microhyla ninhthuanensis Microhylidae Viet Nam Hoang CV, TT Nguyen, HT Ninh, AM Luong, CT Pham, TQ Nguyen, NL Orlov, Y Chen, B Wang, T Ziegler, and J Jiang. 2021. Two new cryptic species of Microhyla Tschudi, 1838 (Amphibia, Anura, Microhylidae) related to the M. heymonsi group from central Vietnam. ZooKeys 1036: 47-74. (10.30906/1026-2296-2021-28-3-111-122)
2021 2021-05-06  Microhyla daklakensis Microhylidae Viet Nam Hoang CV, TT Nguyen, HT Ninh, AM Luong, CT Pham, TQ Nguyen, NL Orlov, Y Chen, B Wang, T Ziegler, and J Jiang. 2021. Two new cryptic species of Microhyla Tschudi, 1838 (Amphibia, Anura, Microhylidae) related to the M. heymonsi group from central Vietnam. ZooKeys 1036: 47-74. (10.30906/1026-2296-2021-28-3-111-122)
2021 2021-05-06  Brachycephalus rotenbergae Brachycephalidae Brazil Nunes I, CS Guimarães, PHAG Moura, M Pedrozo, M de Toledo Moroti, LM Castro, DR Stuginski, and E Muscat. 2021. Hidden by the name: A new fluorescent pumpkin toadlet from the Brachycephalus ephippium group (Anura: Brachycephalidae). PLoS One 16: e0244812. (10.30906/1026-2296-2021-28-3-111-122)
2014 2021-05-05  Pithecopus rusticus Hylidae Brazil Bruschi DP, Lucas EM, de A. Garcia PC, and Recco-Pimentel S M. (2014) Molecular and morphological evidence reveals a new species in the Phyllomedusa hypochondrialis group (Hylidae, Phyllomedusinae) from the Atlantic Forest of the highlands of southern Brazil. PLoS One 9 (8: e105608): 1–13. (10.30906/1026-2296-2021-28-3-111-122)
2018 2021-05-05  Eleutherodactylus orarius Eleutherodactylidae Mexico Grünwald CI, Reyes-Velasco J, Franz-Chávez H, Morales-Flores KI, Ahumada-Carrillo IT, Jones JM, and Boissinot S. 2018. Six new species of Eleutherodactylus (Anura: Eleutherodactylidae: subgenus Syrrhophus) from Mexico, with a discussion of their systematic relationships and the validity of related species. Mesoamerican Herpetology 5: 7–83. (10.30906/1026-2296-2021-28-3-111-122)