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Recently Added Species to AmphibiaWeb

 
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Year Described Date Added Species Family Country Distribution Reference
2020 2020-01-22  Nidirana yeae Ranidae China Wei G, S-Z Li, J Liu, Y-L Cheng, N Xu, and B Wang. 2020. A new species of the Music frog Nidirana (Anura, Ranidae) from Guizhou Province, China. ZooKeys 904: 63-87.
2020 2020-01-22  Megophrys xianjuensis Megophryidae China Wang B, Y-Q Wu, J-W Peng, S-C Shi, N-N Lu, and J Wu. 2020. A new Megophrys Kuhl & Van Hasselt (Amphibia, Megophryidae) from southeastern China. ZooKeys 904: 35-62.
2020 2020-01-21  Liurana minuta Ceratobatrachidae India Saikia B and B Sinha. 2020. On the Liurana (Anura: Ceratobatrachidae) of India with the description of three new species from Tale Valley Wildlife Sanctuary in Arunachal Pradesh, Eastern Himalayas. Records of the Zoological Survey of India 119: 303-315.
2020 2020-01-21  Liurana indica Ceratobatrachidae India Saikia B and B Sinha. 2020. On the Liurana (Anura: Ceratobatrachidae) of India with the description of three new species from Tale Valley Wildlife Sanctuary in Arunachal Pradesh, Eastern Himalayas. Records of the Zoological Survey of India 119: 303-315.
2020 2020-01-21  Liurana himalayana Ceratobatrachidae India Saikia B and B Sinha. 2020. On the Liurana (Anura: Ceratobatrachidae) of India with the description of three new species from Tale Valley Wildlife Sanctuary in Arunachal Pradesh, Eastern Himalayas. Records of the Zoological Survey of India 119: 303-315.
2020 2020-01-16  Megophrys caobangensis Megophryidae Viet Nam Nguyen TQ, CT Pham, TT Nguyen, AM Luong, and T Ziegler. 2020. A new species of Megophrys (Amphibia: Anura: Megophryidae) from Vietnam. Zootaxa 4722: 401-422.
2019 2020-01-04  Kurixalus absconditus Rhacophoridae Indonesia Mediyansyah, A Hamidy, M Munir, and M Matsui. 2019. A new tree frog of the genus Kurixalus Ye, Fei & Dubois, 1999 (Amphibia: Rhacophoridae) from West Kalimantan, Indonesia. Treubia 46: 51-72.
2019 2020-01-02  Amolops pallasitatus Ranidae China Qi, S, Z Zhou, Z Lyu, Y Lu, H Wan, M Hou, K Guo, and P Li. 2019. Description of a new species of Amolops (Anura: Ranidae) from Tibet, China. Asian Herpetological Research 10: 219–229.
2019 2019-12-22  Zhangixalus pachyproctus Rhacophoridae China Yu G, H Hui, M Hou, Z Wu, D Rao, and J Yang. 2019. A new species of Zhangixalus (Anura: Rhacophoridae), previously confused with Zhangixalus smaragdinus (Blyth, 1852). Zootaxa 4711: 275-292.
2019 2019-12-22  Osteocephalus omega Hylidae Colombia Duellman WE. 2019. The last one: a new species of Osteocephalus (Anura: Hylidae) from Colombia, with comments on the morphological and behavioral diversity within the genus. Phyllomedusa 18: 141-157.
2019 2019-12-20  Sarcohyla toyota Hylidae Mexico Grünwald CI, H Franz-Chávez, KI Morales-Flores, IT Ahumada-Carrillo, and JM Jones. 2019. A rare new treefrog of the genus Sarcohyla (Anura: Hylidae) from Guerrero, Mexico. Zootaxa 4712: 345-364.
2019 2019-12-19  Ameerega panguana Dendrobatidae Peru Brown JL, K Siu-Ting, R Von May, E Twomey, WX Guillory, MS Deutsch, and G Chávez. 2019. Systematics of the Ameerega rubriventris complex (Anura: Dendrobatidae) with descriptions of two new cryptic species from the East-Andean versant of Peru. Zootaxa 4712: 211-235.
2019 2019-12-19  Ameerega imasmari Dendrobatidae Peru Brown JL, K Siu-Ting, R Von May, E Twomey, WX Guillory, MS Deutsch, and G Chávez. 2019. Systematics of the Ameerega rubriventris complex (Anura: Dendrobatidae) with descriptions of two new cryptic species from the East-Andean versant of Peru. Zootaxa 4712: 211-235.
2019 2019-12-15  Rhacophorus vanbanicus Rhacophoridae Viet Nam Kropachev II, Orlov NL, Ninh HT, Nguyen TT 2019 A new species of Rhacophorus genus (Amphibia: Anura: Rhacophoridae: Rhacophorinae) from Van Ban District, Lao Cai Province, northern Viernam. Russian J Herpetology 26:325-334.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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
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.
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.
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.
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).
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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