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Year Described Date Added Species Family Country Distribution Reference
2019 2019-06-12  Micryletta aishani Microhylidae India Das A, Garg S, Hamidy A, Smith EN, Biju SD 2019 A new species of Micryletta frog (Microhylidae) from Northeast India. PeerJ 7:e7012 https://doi.org/10.7717/peerj.7012
2019 2019-06-11  Pristimantis andinogigas Strabomantidae Ecuador Yánez-Muñoz MH, D Vientimilla-Yánez, D Batallas, DF Cisneros-Heredia. 2019. A new giant Pristimantis (Anura, Craugastoridae) from the paramos of the Podocarpus National Park, southern Ecuador. ZooKeys 852: 137-156.
2019 2019-05-28  Callulops taxispilotus Microhylidae Papua New Guinea Kraus F. 2019. A revision of Callulops doriae (Anura: Microhylidae), with descriptions of four new species. Zootaxa 4612: 1-28.
2019 2019-05-28  Callulops stellatus Microhylidae Papua New Guinea Kraus F. 2019. A revision of Callulops doriae (Anura: Microhylidae), with descriptions of four new species. Zootaxa 4612: 1-28.
1911 2019-05-28  Callulops neuhaussi Microhylidae Papua New Guinea Vogt, T. 1911. Reptilien und Amphibien aus Kaiser-Wilhelmland. Sitzungsberichte der Gesellschaft Naturforschender Freunde zu Berlin 1911: 420–432.

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Kraus F. 2019. A revision of Callulops doriae (Anura: Microhylidae), with descriptions of four new species. Zootaxa 4612: 1-28.
2019 2019-05-28  Callulops bicolor Microhylidae Papua New Guinea Kraus F. 2019. A revision of Callulops doriae (Anura: Microhylidae), with descriptions of four new species. Zootaxa 4612: 1-28.
2019 2019-05-28  Callulops argus Microhylidae Papua New Guinea Kraus F. 2019. A revision of Callulops doriae (Anura: Microhylidae), with descriptions of four new species. Zootaxa 4612: 1-28.
2019 2019-05-27  Adenomera kweti Leptodactylidae Brazil de Carvalho TR, CS Cassini, PPG Taucce, and CFB Haddad. 2019. A new, morphologically cryptic species of Adenomera closely related to Adenomera araucaria from the Atlantic Forest of southern Brazil (Anura, Leptodactylidae). Journal of Herpetology 53: 131-143.
2019 2019-05-27  Litoria vivissimia Hylidae Papua New Guinea Oliver PM, SJ Richards, and SC Donnellan. 2019. Two new species of treefrog (Pelodrydidae [sic]: Litoria) from southern New Guinea elucidated by DNA barcoding. Zootaxa 4609: 469-484.
2019 2019-05-27  Litoria pterodactyla Hylidae Papua New Guinea Oliver PM, SJ Richards, and SC Donnellan. 2019. Two new species of treefrog (Pelodrydidae [sic]: Litoria) from southern New Guinea elucidated by DNA barcoding. Zootaxa 4609: 469-484.
2019 2019-05-25  Oreophryne nicolasi Microhylidae Papua New Guinea Richard S, Guenther R 2019 Three new scansorial species of microhylid frogs (Anura: Cophixalus, Oreophryne) from Papua New Guinea. Salamandra 55:55-72.
2019 2019-05-25  Cophixalus hannahae Microhylidae Papua New Guinea Richard S, Guenther R 2019 Three new scansorial species of microhylid frogs (Anura: Cophixalus, Oreophryne) from Papua New Guinea. Salamandra 55:55-72.
2019 2019-05-25  Cophixalus cateae Microhylidae Papua New Guinea Richard S, Guenther R 2019 Three new scansorial species of microhylid frogs (Anura: Cophixalus, Oreophryne) from Papua New Guinea. Salamandra 55:55-72.
2019 2019-05-25  Leptobrachella purpuraventra Megophryidae China Wang J, Li YL, Li Y, Chen HH, Wang YY IN Wang J, Li YL, Li Y, Chen HH, Zeng YJ, Shen JM, Wang YY 2019 Morphology, molecular genetics, and acoustics reveal two new species of the genus Leptobrachella from northwestern Guizhou Province, China (Anura, Megophryidae). ZooKeys 848:119-154.
2019 2019-05-25  Leptobrachella bijie Megophryidae China Wang J, Li YL, Li Y, Chen HH, Wang YY IN Wang J, Li YL, Li Y, Chen HH, Zeng YJ, Shen JM, Wang YY 2019 Morphology, molecular genetics, and acoustics reveal two new species of the genus Leptobrachella from northwestern Guizhou Province, China (Anura, Megophryidae). ZooKeys 848:119-154.
2019 2019-05-24  Plethodon pauleyi Plethodontidae United States Felix ZI, Wooten JA, Pierson TW, Camp CD 2019 Re-evaluation of the Wehrle's salamander (Plethodon wehrlei Fowler and Dunn) species group (Caudata: Plethodontidae) using genomic data, with the description of a new species. Zootaxa 4609: 429-448.
1954 2019-05-24  Plethodon jacksoni Plethodontidae United States Newman WB 1954 A new plethodontid slamander from southwestern Virgiania. Herpetologica 10: 9–14. Revalidation by Felix ZI, Wooten JA, Pierson TW, Camp CD 2019 Re-evaluation of the Wehrle's salamander (Plethodon wehrlei Fowler and Dunn) species group (Caudata: Plethodontidae) using genomic data, with the description of a new species. Zootaxa 4609: 429-448.
2018 2019-05-24  Craugastor aenigmaticus Craugastoridae Costa Rica; Panama Arias E, Chaves G, Parra-Olea G 2018 A new species of Craugastor (Anura: Craugastoridae) from the montane rainforest of the Cordillera de Talamanca, Costa Rica. Phyllomedusa 17:211-232.
2019 2019-05-23  Amolops shuichengicus Ranidae China Z-T Lyu, Z-C Zeng, H Wan, J-H Yang, Y-L Li, H Pang, and Y-Y Wang. 2019. A new species of Amolops (Anura: Ranidae) from China, with taxonomic comments on A. liangshanensis and Chinese populations of A. marmoratus. Zootaxa 4609: 247-268.
2019 2019-05-23  Tomopterna branchi Pyxicephalidae South Africa Wilson L. and A. Channing. 2019. A new sand frog from Namaqualand, South Africa (Pyxicephalidae: Tomopterna). Zootaxa 4609: 225-246.
2019 2019-05-23  Litoria pinocchio Hylidae Indonesia Oliver PM, R Günther, Mumpuni, and SJ Richards. 2019. Systematics of New Guinea treefrogs (Litoria: Pelodryadidae) with erectile rostral spikes: an extended description of Litoria pronimia and a new species from the Foja Mountains. Zootaxa 4604: 335-348.
2019 2019-05-23  Diasporus amirae Eleutherodactylidae Costa Rica Arias E, G Chaves, S Salazar, JA Salazar-Zúñiga, and A García-Rodríguez. 2019. A new species of dink frog, genus Diasporus (Anura: Eleutherodactylidae), from the Caribbean foothills of the Cordillera de Talamanca, Costa Rica. Zootaxa 4609: 269-288.
2019 2019-05-22  Craugastor zunigai Craugastoridae Costa Rica Arias E, Hertz A, Parra-Olea G 2019 Taxonomic assessment of Craugastor podiciferus (Anura: Craugastoridae) in lower Central America with the description of two new species. Amphibian & Reptile Conservation 13:173-197.
2019 2019-05-22  Craugastor sagui Craugastoridae Panama Arias E, Hertz A, Parra-Olea G 2019 Taxonomic assessment of Craugastor podiciferus (Anura: Craugastoridae) in lower Central America with the description of two new species. Amphibian & Reptile Conservation 13:173-197.
2019 2019-05-22  Craugastor blairi Craugastoridae Panama Barbour T 1928 New Central American frogs. Proceedings of the New England Zoölogical Club. 10: 25–31. Revalidation by Arias E, Hertz A, Parra-Olea G 2019 Taxonomic assessment of Craugastor podiciferus (Anura: Craugastoridae) in lower Central America with the description of two new species. Amphibian & Reptile Conservation 13:173-197.
2019 2019-05-21  Limnonectes savan Dicroglossidae Lao People's Democratic Republic; Thailand Phimmachak S, Richards SJ, Sivongxay N, Seateun S, Chuaynkern Y, Makchai S, Som HE, Stuart BL. 2019. A new caruncle-bearing fanged frog (Limnonectes, Dicroglossidae) from Laos and Thailand. ZooKeys 846: 133-156. doi10.3897/zookeys.846.33200
2019 2019-05-12  Ikakogi ispacue Centrolenidae Colombia Rada M, Dias PHDS, Perez-Gonzalez JL, Anganoy-Criollo M, Rueda-Solano LA, Pinto-E MA, Quintero LM, Vargas-Salinas F, Grant T 2019 The poverty of adult morphology: Bioacoustics, genetics, and internal tadpolemorphology reveal a new species of glassfrog (Anura: Centrolenidae: Ikakogi) from the Sierra Nevada de Santa Marta, Colombia. PLoS ONE 14(5): e0215349
2019 2019-05-07  Boophis nauticus Mantellidae Mayotte Glaw F, Hawlitschek O, Glaw K, Vences M. 2019. Integrative evidence confirms new endemic island frogs and transmarine dispersal of amphibians between Madagascar and Mayotte (Comoros archipelago). Sci Nat 106:19. https://doi.org/10.1007/s00114-019-1618-9
2019 2019-05-06  Blommersia transmarina Mantellidae Mayotte Glaw F, Hawlitschek O, Glaw K, Vences M. 2019. Integrative evidence confirms new endemic island frogs and transmarine dispersal of amphibians between Madagascar and Mayotte (Comoros archipelago). Sci Nat 106:19. https://doi.org/10.1007/s00114-019-1618-9
2019 2019-04-25  Tylototriton kachinorum Salamandridae Myanmar Zaw T, Lay P, Pawangkhanant P, Gorin VA, Poyarkov Jr NA. 2019 A new species of Crocodile Newt, genus Tylototriton (Amphibia, Caudata, Salamandridae) from the mountains of Kachin State, northern Myanmar. Zoological Research 40: 151-174