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Recently Added Species to AmphibiaWeb

 
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Year Described Date Added Species Family Country Distribution Reference
2021 2021-09-28  Proceratophrys korekore Odontophrynidae Brazil Santana, DJ, LAd Silva, AC Sant’Anna, DB Shepard, and S Mângia. 2021. A new species of Proceratophrys Miranda-Ribeiro, 1920 (Anura, Odontophrynidae) from Southern Amazonia, Brazil. PeerJ 9:e12012 (10.7717/peerj.12012)
2021 2021-09-25  Pristimantis achupalla Strabomantidae Peru Ttito A and Catenazzi A. 2021. Pristimantis achupalla sp. n., a new minute species of direct-developing frog (Amphibia, Anura, Strabomantidae) inhabiting bromeliads of the montane forest of the Amazonian Andes of Puno, Peru. PeerJ 9:e11878 (10.7717/peerj.12012)
2021 2021-09-25  Leucostethus siapida Dendrobatidae Colombia Grant T and Bolívar-García W. 2021. A new species of Leucostethus (Anura, Dendrobatidae) from Gorgona Island, Colombia. ZooKeys 1057: 185–208. (10.7717/peerj.12012)
2021 2021-09-23  Batrachoseps wakei Plethodontidae United States Sweet SS and Jockusch EL 2021. A New Relict Species of Slender Salamander (Plethodontidae: Batrachoseps) with a Tiny Range from Point Arguello, California. Ichthyology & Herpetology, 109(3), 836-850. (10.7717/peerj.12012)
2021 2021-08-28  Pristimantis ledzeppelin Strabomantidae Ecuador Brito-Zapata D, and C Reyes-Puig. 2021. A new species of terrestrial-breeding frog Pristimantis (Anura: Strabomantidae) from the Cordillera del Cóndor, Zamora Chinchipe, Ecuador. Neotropical Biodiversity 7: 213–222. (10.7717/peerj.12012)
2021 2021-08-28  Boophis asquithi Mantellidae Madagascar Glaw F, J Köhler, A Crottini, P-S Gehring, D Prötzel, L Randriamanana, F Andreone, and M Vences. 2021. An additional level of cryptic diversity: a new green-coloured Malagasy treefrog of the Boophis luteus species group. Salamandra 57: 295–308. (10.7717/peerj.12012)
2021 2021-08-28  Physalaemus araxa Leptodactylidae Brazil Leal, F, C Zornosa-Torres, G Augusto-Alves, S Dena, TL Pezzuti, F Leite, LB Lourenço, P Garcia, and LP Toledo. 2021. Head in the clouds: a new dwarf frog species of the Physalaemus signifer clade (Leptodactylidae, Leiuperinae) from the top of the Brazilian Atlantic Forest. European Journal of Taxonomy 764: 119–151. (10.7717/peerj.12012)
2021 2021-08-28  Phrynoglossus swanbornorum Dicroglossidae Bangladesh Trageser S, H Al-Razi, M Maria, F Nobel, M. Asaduzzaman, SC Rahman. 2021. A new species of Phrynoglossus Peters, 1867; Dicroglossidae) from southeastern Bangladesh, with comments on the genera Occidozyga and Phrynoglossus. PeerJ 9: e11998. (10.7717/peerj.12012)
2021 2021-08-28  Limnonectes bagoyoma Dicroglossidae Myanmar Köhler G, B Zwitzers, NL Than, DK Gupta, A Janke, SU Pauls, and P Thammachoti. 2021. Bioacoustics reveal hidden diversity in frogs: tw new species of the genus Limnonectes from Myanmar (Amphibia, Anura, Dicroglossidae). Diversity 13: 399. (10.7717/peerj.12012)
2021 2021-08-28  Limnonectes bagoensis Dicroglossidae Myanmar Köhler G, B Zwitzers, NL Than, DK Gupta, A Janke, SU Pauls, and P Thammachoti. 2021. Bioacoustics reveal hidden diversity in frogs: tw new species of the genus Limnonectes from Myanmar (Amphibia, Anura, Dicroglossidae). Diversity 13: 399. (10.7717/peerj.12012)
2021 2021-08-28  Allobates sieggreenae Dendrobatidae Peru Gagliardi-Urrutia G, S Castroviejo-Fisher, FJM Rojas-Runjaic, AF Jaramillo, S Solís, and PI Simões. 2021. A new species of nurse-frog (Aromobatidae, Allobates) from the Amazonian forest of Loreto, Peru. Zootaxa 5026: 375–404. (10.7717/peerj.12012)
2021 2021-08-17  Pristimantis petersioides Strabomantidae Ecuador Carrión-Olmedo JC, and SR Ron. 2021. A new cryptic species of the Pristimantis lacrimosus group (Anura, Strabomantidae) from the eastern slopes of the Ecuadorian Andes. Evolutionary Systematics 5: 151–175. (10.7717/peerj.12012)
2021 2021-08-17  Oreobates colanensis Strabomantidae Peru Venegas, PJ, LA García-Ayachi, J Ormeño, S Bullard, A Catenazzi, and AP Motta. 2021. Two new species of terrestrial-breeding frogs (Anura: Brachycephaloidea) from Cordillera de Colán, Peru. Neotropical Biodiversity 7: 279–296. (10.7717/peerj.12012)
2021 2021-08-17  Lynchius waynehollomonae Strabomantidae Peru Venegas, PJ, LA García-Ayachi, J Ormeño, S Bullard, A Catenazzi, and AP Motta. 2021. Two new species of terrestrial-breeding frogs (Anura: Brachycephaloidea) from Cordillera de Colán, Peru. Neotropical Biodiversity 7: 279–296. (10.7717/peerj.12012)
2021 2021-08-17  Philautus nepenthophilus Rhacophoridae Malaysia Etter, L, A Haas, CC Lee, PY Min, I Das, and ST Hertwig. 2021. Out of the trap: A new phytothelm-breeding species of Philautus and an updated phylogeny of Bornean bush frogs (Anura: Rhacophoridae). Journal of Zoological Systematics and Evolutionary Research 59: 1064–1096. (10.7717/peerj.12012)
2021 2021-08-17  Amolops adicola Ranidae India Patel NG, S Garg, A Das, BL Stuart, and SD Biju. 2021. Phylogenetic position of the poorly known montane cascade frog Amolops monticola (Ranidae) and description of a new closely related species from Northeast India, Journal of Natural History 55: 1403–1440. (10.7717/peerj.12012)
2021 2021-08-17  Phrynobatrachus amieti Phrynobatrachidae Cameroon; Nigeria Dolinay, M, T Nečas, BM Zimkus, A Schmitz, EB Fokam, EM Lemmon, AR Lemmon, and V Gvoždík. 2021. Gene flow in phylogenomics: Sequence capture resolves species limits and biogeography of Afromontane forest endemic frogs from the Cameroon Highlands. Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution 163:107258. doi: 10.1016/j.ympev.2021.107258 (10.7717/peerj.12012)
2021 2021-08-17  Xenorhina woxvoldi Microhylidae Papua New Guinea Günther R, and S Richards. 2021. Description of six new species of Xenorhina Peters, 1863 from southern Papua New Guinea (Amphibia, Anura, Microhylidae). Zoosystematics and Evolution 97: 355–382. (10.7717/peerj.12012)
2021 2021-08-17  Xenorhina wiegankorum Microhylidae Papua New Guinea Günther R, and S Richards. 2021. Description of six new species of Xenorhina Peters, 1863 from southern Papua New Guinea (Amphibia, Anura, Microhylidae). Zoosystematics and Evolution 97: 355–382. (10.7717/peerj.12012)
2021 2021-08-17  Xenorhina thiekeorum Microhylidae Papua New Guinea Günther R, and S Richards. 2021. Description of six new species of Xenorhina Peters, 1863 from southern Papua New Guinea (Amphibia, Anura, Microhylidae). Zoosystematics and Evolution 97: 355–382. (10.7717/peerj.12012)
2021 2021-08-17  Xenorhina pohleorum Microhylidae Papua New Guinea Günther R, and S Richards. 2021. Description of six new species of Xenorhina Peters, 1863 from southern Papua New Guinea (Amphibia, Anura, Microhylidae). Zoosystematics and Evolution 97: 355–382. (10.7717/peerj.12012)
2021 2021-08-17  Xenorhina perexigua Microhylidae Papua New Guinea Günther R, and S Richards. 2021. Description of six new species of Xenorhina Peters, 1863 from southern Papua New Guinea (Amphibia, Anura, Microhylidae). Zoosystematics and Evolution 97: 355–382. (10.7717/peerj.12012)
2021 2021-08-17  Xenorhina lacrimosa Microhylidae Papua New Guinea Günther R, and S Richards. 2021. Description of six new species of Xenorhina Peters, 1863 from southern Papua New Guinea (Amphibia, Anura, Microhylidae). Zoosystematics and Evolution 97: 355–382. (10.7717/peerj.12012)
2021 2021-08-17  Phrynomantis newtoni Microhylidae Angola Ceríaco LMP, BS Santos, MP Marques, AM Bauer, and A Tiutenko. 2021. Citizen Science meets specimens in old formalin filled jars: a new species of Banded Rubber Frog, genus Phrynomantis (Anura, Phrynomeridae) from Angola. Alytes 38: 18–48. (10.7717/peerj.12012)
2021 2021-08-17  Micryletta hekouensis Microhylidae China Liu S, M Hou, M Mo, and D Rao. 2021. A new species of Micryletta Dubois, 1987 (Anura, Microhylidae) from Yunnan Province, China. Herpetozoa 34: 131–140. (10.7717/peerj.12012)
2021 2021-08-17  Kalophrynus puncak Microhylidae Malaysia Fukuyama I, M Matsui, K Eto, MY Hossman, and K Nishikawa. 2021. Discovery of a deeply divergent and highly endemic frog lineage from Borneo: A taxonomic revision of Kalophrynus nubicola Dring, 1983 with descriptions of two new species (Amphibia: Anura: Microhylidae). Zoologischer Anzeiger 293: 326–343. (10.7717/peerj.12012)
2021 2021-08-17  Kalophrynus dringi Microhylidae Malaysia Fukuyama I, M Matsui, K Eto, MY Hossman, and K Nishikawa. 2021. Discovery of a deeply divergent and highly endemic frog lineage from Borneo: A taxonomic revision of Kalophrynus nubicola Dring, 1983 with descriptions of two new species (Amphibia: Anura: Microhylidae). Zoologischer Anzeiger 293: 326–343. (10.7717/peerj.12012)
2021 2021-08-17  Leptobrachella shiwandashanensis Megophryidae China Chen W, W Peng, W Pan, N Liao, Y Liu, and Y Huang. 2021. A new species of Leptobrachella Smith 1925 (Anura: Megophryidae) from Southern Guangxi, China. Zootaxa 5020: 581–596. (10.7717/peerj.12012)
2021 2021-08-17  Leptobrachella graminicola Megophryidae Viet Nam Nguyen LT, B Tapley, CT Nguyen, HV Luong, and JJL Rowley. 2021. A new species of Leptobrachella (Anura, Megophryidae) from Mount Pu Ta Leng, northwest Vietnam. Zootaxa 5016: 301–332. (10.7717/peerj.12012)
2020 2021-08-17  Litoria mira Hylidae Papua New Guinea Oliver PM, EN Rittmeyer, J Torkkola, SC Donnellan, C Dahl, and SJ Richards. 2020. Multiple trans-Torres Strait colonisations by tree frogs in the Litoria caerulea group, with the description of a new species from New Guinea. Australian Journal of Zoology 68: 25–39. (10.7717/peerj.12012)