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Year Described Date Added Species Family Country Distribution Reference
2021 2021-04-10  Panophrys frigida Megophryidae Viet Nam Tapley B., Cutajar T., Nguyen LT, Portway C, Mahony S, Nguyen CT, Harding L, Luong HV, Rowley JJL. 2021. A new potentially Endangered species of Megophrys from Mount Ky Quan San, northwest Vietnam. Journal of Natural History. 54: 2543-2575. (10.1080/00222933.2020.1856952)
2021 2021-04-09  Odorrana sangzhiensis Ranidae China Zhang B, Li Y, Hu K, Li P,Gu Z, Xiao N, Yang D. 2021. A new species of Odorrana (Anura, Ranidae) from Hunan Province, China. ZooKeys 1024: 91–115. (10.1080/00222933.2020.1856952)
2021 2021-04-08  Corythomantis botoque Hylidae Brazil Marques, R, C.F.B. Haddad, and A.A. Garda. 2021. There and back again from monotypy: A new species of the Casque-Headed Corythomantis Boulenger 1896 (Anura, Hylidae) from the Espinhaço Mountain Range, Brazil. Herpetologica, 77: 56-71 (10.1080/00222933.2020.1856952)
2021 2021-04-06  Raorchestes dulongensis Rhacophoridae China Wu Y-H, Liu X-L, Gao W, Wang Y-F, Li Y-C, Zhou W-W, Yuan Z-Y, Che J. 2021 Description of a new species of Bush frog (Anura: Rhacophoridae: Raorchestes) from northwestern Yunnan, China.Zootaxs 4941:2-39-258. (10.1080/00222933.2020.1856952)
2021 2021-04-06  Panophrys lushuiensis Megophryidae China Shi S, Li D, Zhu W, Jiang J, Wang B 2021 Description of a new toad of Megophrys Kuhl & Van Hasselt, 1822 (Amphibia:
Anura: Megophryidae) from western Yunnan Province, China. Zootaxa 4942:351-381. (10.1080/00222933.2020.1856952)
2021 2021-04-06  Aplastodiscus heterophonicus Hylidae Brazil A new cryptic species of the Aplastodiscus albosignatus group(Anura: Hylidae)A new cryptic species of the Aplastodiscus albosignatus group(Anura: Hylidae) Salamandra 57:21-43. (10.1080/00222933.2020.1856952)
2021 2021-03-11  Panophrys tongboensis Megophryidae China Lyu, Z.-T., Z. Zeng, J. Wang, Z.-y. Liu, Y.-q. Huang, W.-z. Li, and Y.-y. Wang. 2021. Four new species of Panophrys (Anura, Megophryidae) from eastern China, with discussion on the recognition of Panophrys as a distinct genus. Zootaxa 4927: 9–40 (10.1080/00222933.2020.1856952)
2021 2021-03-11  Panophrys sanmingensis Megophryidae China Lyu, Z.-T., Z. Zeng, J. Wang, Z.-y. Liu, Y.-q. Huang, W.-z. Li, and Y.-y. Wang. 2021. Four new species of Panophrys (Anura, Megophryidae) from eastern China, with discussion on the recognition of Panophrys as a distinct genus. Zootaxa 4927: 9–40 (10.1080/00222933.2020.1856952)
2021 2021-03-11  Panophrys daoji Megophryidae China Lyu, Z.-T., Z. Zeng, J. Wang, Z.-y. Liu, Y.-q. Huang, W.-z. Li, and Y.-y. Wang. 2021. Four new species of Panophrys (Anura, Megophryidae) from eastern China, with discussion on the recognition of Panophrys as a distinct genus. Zootaxa 4927: 9–40 (10.1080/00222933.2020.1856952)
2021 2021-03-11  Panophrys daiyunensis Megophryidae China Lyu, Z.-T., Z. Zeng, J. Wang, Z.-y. Liu, Y.-q. Huang, W.-z. Li, and Y.-y. Wang. 2021. Four new species of Panophrys (Anura, Megophryidae) from eastern China, with discussion on the recognition of Panophrys as a distinct genus. Zootaxa 4927: 9–40 (10.1080/00222933.2020.1856952)
2021 2021-03-11  Leptobrachella jinshaensis Megophryidae China Cheng Y-L, Shi S-C, Li J, Liu J, Li S-Z, Wang B. 2021. A new species of the Asian leaf litter toad genus Leptobrachella Smith, 1925 (Anura, Megophryidae) from northwest Guizhou Province, China. ZooKeys. 1021: 81–107. (10.1080/00222933.2020.1856952)
2021 2021-03-11  Limnonectes pseudodoriae Dicroglossidae Thailand Yodthong, S, Rujirawan, A, Stuart, BL, Aowphol, A. 2021. A New Limnonectes (Anura: Dicroglossidae) from Southern Thailand. Animals. 11: 566 (10.1080/00222933.2020.1856952)
2021 2021-03-09  Elachistocleis nigrogularis Microhylidae Trinidad and Tobago; Venezuela Jowers MJ, Othman SN, Borzee A, Rivas GA, Sanchez-Ramirez S, Auguste RJ, Downie JR, Read M, Murphy JC 2021 Unraveling unique island colonization events in Elachistocleis frogs: phylogeography, cryptic divergence, and taxonomical implications. Organisms Diversity & Evolution https://doi.org/10.1007/s13127-021-00487-y (10.1080/00222933.2020.1856952)
2021 2021-03-09  Phrynoglossus myanhessei Dicroglossidae Myanmar Köhler, Vargas,Than & Thammachoti in Köhler G, Vargas J, Than NL, Schell T, Janke A, Pauls SU, Thammachoti P (2021) A taxonomic revision of the genus Phrynoglossus in Indochina with the description of a new species and comments on the classification within Occidozyginae (Amphibia, Anura, Dicroglossidae). Vertebrate Zoology 71: 1–26 (10.1080/00222933.2020.1856952)
2021 2021-03-06  Hynobius perplicatus Hynobiidae Korea, Republic of Min and Borzée in Borzée, A.; Min, M.-S. 2021 Disentangling the Impacts of speciation, sympatry and the island effect on the morphology of seven Hynobius sp. Salamanders. Animals 11: 187. (10.1080/00222933.2020.1856952)
2021 2021-03-06  Hynobius notialis Hynobiidae Korea, Republic of Borzée, A.; Min, M.-S. 2021 Disentangling the Impacts of speciation, sympatry and the island effect on the morphology of seven Hynobius sp. Salamanders. Animals 11: 187. (10.1080/00222933.2020.1856952)
2021 2021-03-06  Hynobius geojeensis Hynobiidae Korea, Republic of Min and Borzée in Borzée, A.; Min, M.-S. 2021 Disentangling the Impacts of speciation, sympatry and the island effect on the morphology of seven Hynobius sp. Salamanders. Animals 11: 187. (10.1080/00222933.2020.1856952)
2021 2021-03-06  Raorchestes vellikkannan Rhacophoridae Garg S, Suyesh R, Das S, Bee MA, Biju SD. 2021. An integrative approach to infer systematic relationships and define species groups in the shrub frog genus Raorchestes, with description of five new species from the Western Ghats, India. PeerJ 9:e10791 (10.1080/00222933.2020.1856952)
2021 2021-03-06  Raorchestes sanjappai Rhacophoridae India Garg S, Suyesh R, Das S, Bee MA, Biju SD. 2021. An integrative approach to infer systematic relationships and define species groups in the shrub frog genus Raorchestes, with description of five new species from the Western Ghats, India. PeerJ 9:e10791 (10.1080/00222933.2020.1856952)
2021 2021-03-06  Raorchestes keirasabinae Rhacophoridae India Garg S, Suyesh R, Das S, Bee MA, Biju SD. 2021. An integrative approach to infer systematic relationships and define species groups in the shrub frog genus Raorchestes, with description of five new species from the Western Ghats, India. PeerJ 9:e10791 (10.1080/00222933.2020.1856952)
2021 2021-03-06  Raorchestes kakkayamensis Rhacophoridae India Garg S, Suyesh R, Das S, Bee MA, Biju SD. 2021. An integrative approach to infer systematic relationships and define species groups in the shrub frog genus Raorchestes, with description of five new species from the Western Ghats, India. PeerJ 9:e10791 (10.1080/00222933.2020.1856952)
2021 2021-03-06  Raorchestes drutaahu Rhacophoridae India Garg S, Suyesh R, Das S, Bee MA, Biju SD. 2021. An integrative approach to infer systematic relationships and define species groups in the shrub frog genus Raorchestes, with description of five new species from the Western Ghats, India. PeerJ 9:e10791 (10.1080/00222933.2020.1856952)
2021 2021-02-23  Pristimantis astralos Strabomantidae Peru Lehr E, S Lyu, and A Catenazzi. 2021. A new, critically endangered species of Pristimantis (Amphibia: Anura: Strabomantidae) from a mining area in the Cordillera Occidental of northern Peru (Región Cajamarca). Salamandra 57: 15-26. (10.1080/00222933.2020.1856952)
1964 2021-02-23  Litoria spaldingi Hylidae Australia Hosmer, W. 1964. A new frog of the genus Hyla, from Northern Territory, Australia. American Museum Novitates 2182: 1–7.
Resurrected by:
Donnellan, SC, SR Catalano, S Pederson, KJ Mitchell, A Suhendran, LC Price, P Doughty, and SJ Richards. 2021. Revision of the Litoria watjulumensis (Anura: Pelodryadidae) group from the Australian monsoonal tropics, including the resurrection of L. spaldingi. Zootaxa 4933: 211-240. (10.1080/00222933.2020.1856952)
2021 2021-02-22  Eleutherodactylus sentinelus Eleutherodactylidae Mexico Grünwald CI, J Reyes-Velasco, H Franz-Chávez, KI Morales-Flores, IT Ahumada-Carrillo, CM Rodriguez, and JM Jones. 2021. Two new species of Eleutherodactylus (Anura: Eleutherodactylidae) from Southern Mexico, with comments on the taxonomy of related species and their advertisement calls. Amphibian & Reptile Conservation 15: 1–35 (e272). (10.1080/00222933.2020.1856952)
2021 2021-02-22  Eleutherodactylus maculabialis Eleutherodactylidae Mexico Grünwald CI, J Reyes-Velasco, H Franz-Chávez, KI Morales-Flores, IT Ahumada-Carrillo, CM Rodriguez, and JM Jones. 2021. Two new species of Eleutherodactylus (Anura: Eleutherodactylidae) from Southern Mexico, with comments on the taxonomy of related species and their advertisement calls. Amphibian & Reptile Conservation 15: 1–35 (e272). (10.1080/00222933.2020.1856952)
2021 2021-02-16  Ptychadena robeensis Ptychadenidae Ethiopia Goutte S, J Reyes-Velasco, X Freilich, A Kassie, and S Boissinot. 2021. Taxonomic revision of grass frogs (Ptychadenidae, Ptychadena) endemic to the Ethiopian highlands. ZooKeys 1016: 77-141. (10.1080/00222933.2020.1856952)
2021 2021-02-16  Ptychadena doro Ptychadenidae Ethiopia Goutte S, J Reyes-Velasco, X Freilich, A Kassie, and S Boissinot. 2021. Taxonomic revision of grass frogs (Ptychadenidae, Ptychadena) endemic to the Ethiopian highlands. ZooKeys 1016: 77-141. (10.1080/00222933.2020.1856952)
2021 2021-02-16  Ptychadena delphina Ptychadenidae Ethiopia Goutte S, J Reyes-Velasco, X Freilich, A Kassie, and S Boissinot. 2021. Taxonomic revision of grass frogs (Ptychadenidae, Ptychadena) endemic to the Ethiopian highlands. ZooKeys 1016: 77-141. (10.1080/00222933.2020.1856952)
2021 2021-02-16  Ptychadena beka Ptychadenidae Ethiopia Goutte S, J Reyes-Velasco, X Freilich, A Kassie, and S Boissinot. 2021. Taxonomic revision of grass frogs (Ptychadenidae, Ptychadena) endemic to the Ethiopian highlands. ZooKeys 1016: 77-141. (10.1080/00222933.2020.1856952)