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Recently Added Species to AmphibiaWeb

 
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Year Described Date Added Species Family Country Distribution Reference
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
2019 2019-10-03  Scutiger ghunsa Megophryidae Nepal Khatiwada JR, G Shu, TR Subedi, B Wang, A Ohler, DC Cannatella, F Xie, and J Jiang. 2019. A New Species of Megophryid Frog of the Genus Scutiger from Kangchenjunga Conservation Area, Eastern Nepal. Asian Herpetological Research 10: 139-157.
2019 2019-10-03  Megophrys kalimantanensis Megophryidae Indonesia Munir M, A Hamidy, M Matsui, DT Iskandar, I Sidik, and T Shimada. 2019. A new species of Megophrys Kuhl & Van Hasselt (Amphibia: Megophryidae) from Borneo allied to M. nasuta (Schlegel, 1858). Zootaxa 4679: 1-24.
2019 2019-10-02  Sigalegalephrynus harveyi Bufonidae Indonesia Sarker GC, E Wostl, P Thammachoti, I Sidik, A Hamidy, N Kurniawan, and EN Smith. 2019. New species, diversity, systematics, and conservation assessment of the Puppet Toads of Sumatra (Anura: Bufonidae: Sigalegalephrynus). Zootaxa 4679: 365-391.
2019 2019-10-02  Sigalegalephrynus gayoluesensis Bufonidae Indonesia Sarker GC, E Wostl, P Thammachoti, I Sidik, A Hamidy, N Kurniawan, and EN Smith. 2019. New species, diversity, systematics, and conservation assessment of the Puppet Toads of Sumatra (Anura: Bufonidae: Sigalegalephrynus). Zootaxa 4679: 365-391.
2019 2019-10-02  Sigalegalephrynus burnitelongensis Bufonidae Indonesia Sarker GC, E Wostl, P Thammachoti, I Sidik, A Hamidy, N Kurniawan, and EN Smith. 2019. New species, diversity, systematics, and conservation assessment of the Puppet Toads of Sumatra (Anura: Bufonidae: Sigalegalephrynus). Zootaxa 4679: 365-391.
2019 2019-10-01  Scinax fontanarrosai Hylidae Argentina; Brazil Baldo D, K Araujo-Vieira, D Cardozo, C Borteiro, F Leal, MO Pereyra, F Kolenc, ML Lyra, PCA Garcia, CFB Haddad, and J Faivovich. 2019. A review of the elusive bicolored iris Snouted Treefrogs (Anura: Hylidae: Scinax uruguayus group). PLoS One 14: e0222131.
2019 2019-09-30  Adenomera chicomendesi Leptodactylidae Brazil de Carvalho TR, A Angulo, MNC Kokubum, DA Barrera, MB de Souza, CFB Haddad, and AA Giaretta. 2019. A new cryptic species of the Adenomera andreae clade from southwestern Amazonia (Anura, Leptodactylidae). Herpetologica 75: 233-246.
1924 2019-09-29  Andrias sligoi Cryptobranchidae China Boulenger EG 1924 On a new giant salamander, living in the Society’s Gardens. Proceedings of the Zoological Society of London 1924: 173–174.
2019 2019-09-24  Microhyla eos Microhylidae India Biju SD, S Garg, RG Kamei, G Maheswaran. 2019. A new Microhyla species (Anura: Microhylidae) from riparian evergreen forest in the eastern Himalayan state of Arunachal Pradesh, India. Zootaxa 4674: 100-116.
2019 2019-09-05  Dendropsophus rozenmani Hylidae Bolivia Jansen M, DJ Santana, B Franco da Veiga Teixeira, G Köhler. 2019. A new striped species of Dendropsophus (Anura: Hylidae) with a composite advertisement call and comments on the D. rubicundulus group. Vertebrate Zoology 69: 227-246.
2019 2019-09-02  Gracixalus yunnanensis Rhacophoridae China; Lao People's Democratic Republic; Viet Nam Yu G, Hui H, Wang J, Rao D, Wu Z, Yang J (2019) A new species of Gracixalus (Anura, Rhacophoridae)
from Yunnan, China. ZooKeys 851: 91–111.
2019 2019-09-02  Amolops ottorum Ranidae Viet Nam Pham AV, Sung NB, Pham CT, Le MD, Ziegler T, Nguyen TQ 2019 A new species of Amolops (Anura: Ranidae) from Vietnam. Raffles Bulletin of Zoology 67: 363–377
2019 2019-09-02  Megophrys wugongensis Megophryidae China Wang J, Liu , Wang YY in Wang J, Lyu Z-T, Liu Z-Y, Liao C-K, Zeng Z-C, Zhao J, Li Y-L, Wang Y-Y (2019) Description of six new species of the subgenus Panophrys within the genus Megophrys (Anura, Megophryidae) from southeastern China based on molecular and morphological data. ZooKeys 851: 113–164
2019 2019-09-02  Megophrys nanlingensis Megophryidae China Lyu Z-T, Wang J, Liu Z-Y, Wang YY in Wang J, Lyu Z-T, Liu Z-Y, Liao C-K, Zeng Z-C, Zhao J, Li Y-L, Wang Y-Y (2019) Description of six new species of the subgenus Panophrys within the genus Megophrys (Anura, Megophryidae) from southeastern China based on molecular and morphological data. ZooKeys 851: 113–164.
2019 2019-09-02  Megophrys nankunensis Megophryidae China Wang J, Zeng Z-C, Wang Y-Y in Wang J, Lyu Z-T, Liu Z-Y, Liao C-K, Zeng Z-C, Zhao J, Li Y-L, Wang Y-Y 2019 Description of six new species of the subgenus Panophrys within the genus Megophrys (Anura, Megophryidae) from southeastern China based on molecular and morphological data. ZooKeys 851: 113–164.
2019 2019-09-02  Megophrys mufumontana Megophryidae China Wang J, Lyu Z-T, Wang YY in Wang J, Lyu Z-T, Liu Z-Y, Liao C-K, Zeng Z-C, Zhao J, Li Y-L, Wang Y-Y (2019) Description of six new species of the subgenus Panophrys within the genus Megophrys (Anura, Megophryidae) from southeastern China based on molecular and morphological data. ZooKeys 851: 113–164
2019 2019-09-02  Megophrys jiulianensis Megophryidae China Wang J, Zeng Z-C, Lyu Z-T, Wang YY in Wang J, Lyu Z-T, Liu Z-Y, Liao C-K, Zeng Z-C, Zhao J, Li Y-L, Wang Y-Y 2019 Description of six new species of the subgenus Panophrys within the genus Megophrys (Anura, Megophryidae) from southeastern China based on molecular and morphological data. ZooKeys 851: 113–164.
2019 2019-09-02  Megophrys dongguanensis Megophryidae China Wang J & Wang Y-Y in Wang J, Lyu Z-T, Liu Z-Y, Liao C-K, Zeng Z-C, Zhao J, Li Y-L, Wang Y-Y (2019) Description of six new
species of the subgenus Panophrys within the genus Megophrys (Anura, Megophryidae) from southeastern China based
on molecular and morphological data. ZooKeys 851: 113–164.
2019 2019-09-02  Pelophryne ingeri Bufonidae Indonesia; Malaysia; Singapore Matsui M 2019 A New Species of Pelophryne from Malay Peninsula (Anura, Bufonidae)," Current Herpetology 38(2), 128-139.
1911 2019-08-30  Dendropsophus goughi Hylidae Trinidad and Tobago Boulenger, E. G. 1911. On a new tree-frog from Trinidad, living in the Society’s gardens. Proceedings of the Zoological Society of London 1911: 1082–1083. Revalidaation by Gehara, M., A. J. Crawford, V. G. D. Orrico, A. Rodriguez, S. Lötters, A. Fouquet, L. S. Barrientos, F. Brusquetti, I. De la Riva, R. Ernst, L. A. G. Gagliardi-Urrutia, F. Glaw, J. M. Guayasamin, M. Hölting, M. Jansen, P. J. R. Kok, A. Kwet, R. Lingnau, M. L. Lyra, J. Moravec, J. P. Pombal, Jr., F. J. M. Rojas-Runjaic, A. Schulze, J. C. Señaris, M. Solé, M. T. Rodrigues, E. Twomey, C. F. B. Haddad, M. Vences, and J. Köhler. 2014. High levels of diversity uncovered in a widespread nominal taxon: Continental phylogeography of the Neotropical tree frog Dendropsophus minutus. PLoS (Public Library of Science) One 9(9): e103958. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0103958: 1–12. Supported by Hedges SB, Powell R, Henderson RW, Hanson S, and Murphy JC. 2019. Definition of the Caribbean Islands biogeographic region, with
checklist and recommendations for standardized common names of amphibians and reptiles. Caribbean Herpetology, 67, 1–53.
2019 2019-08-26  Noblella losamigos Strabomantidae Peru Santa-Cruz, R. von May, A. Catenazzi, C. Whitcher, E. López Tejeda, and D.L. Rabosky. 2019. A new species of terrestrial-breeding frog (Amphibia, Strabomantidae, Noblella) form the Upper Madre de Dios watershed, Amazonian Andes and lowlands of southern Peru. Diversity 11: 0145.
1914 2019-08-24  Peltophryne ramsdeni Bufonidae Cuba Barbour T 1914 A contribution to the zoogeography of the West Indies, with special reference to amphibians and reptiles. Memoirs of the Museum of Comparative Zoology. Cambridge, Massachusetts 44: 205–359. Revalidation by Hedges SB, Powell R, Henderson RW, Hanson S, Murphy JC 2019 Definition of the Caribbean Islands biogeographic region, with checklist and recommendations for standardized common names of amphibians and reptiles. Caribbean Herpetology 67:1–53.
1926 2019-08-24  Peltophryne dunni Bufonidae Cuba Barbour T 1926.New Amphibia. Occasional Papers of the Boston Society of Natural History 5: 191–194, validated by Hedges SB, Powell R, Henderson RW, Hanson S, Murphy JC 2019 Definition of the Caribbean Islands biogeographic region, with checklist and recommendations for standardized common names of amphibians and reptiles. Caribbean Herpetology 67:1–53.
2019 2019-08-22  Pristimantis nelsongalloi Strabomantidae Ecuador Valencia JH, F Valladares-Suntasig, L Tipantiza-Tuguminago, and M.R. Dueñas. 2019. A new species of terrestrial-breeding frog of the genus Pristimantis (Anura: Terrarana: Craugastoridae) from the eastern Andean slopes of the southern Ecuador. Zootaxa 4658: 509-525.
2019 2019-08-21  Scinax garibaldiae Hylidae Brazil Lourenço ACC, R Lingnau, CFB Haddad, and J Faivovich. 2019. A new species of the Scinax catharinae group (Anura: Hylidae) from the highlands of Santa Catarina, Brazil. South American Journal of Herpetology 14:163–176.
2019 2019-08-19  Mantidactylus petakorona Mantellidae Madagascar Scherz MD, Glaw F, Hutter CR, Bletz MC, Rakotoarison A, Ko ̈hler J, et al. (2019) Species complexes and the importance of Data Deficient classification in Red List assessments: The case of Hylobatrachus frogs. PLoS ONE 14(8): e0219437. https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0219437
2019 2019-08-19  Mantidactylus atsimo Mantellidae Madagascar Scherz MD, Glaw F, Hutter CR, Bletz MC, Rakotoarison A, Ko ̈hler J, et al. (2019) Species complexes and the importance of Data Deficient classification in Red List assessments: The case of Hylobatrachus frogs. PLoS ONE 14(8): e0219437. https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0219437
2019 2019-08-15  Ansonia kyaiktiyoensis Bufonidae Myanmar Quah ESH, LL Grismer, PL Wood Jr., MK Thura, JR Oaks, and A Lin. 2019. Discovery of the westernmost population of the genus Ansonia Stoliczka (Anura, Bufonidae) with the description of a new species from the Shan Plateau of eastern Myanmar. Zootaxa 4656: 545–571.
2019 2019-08-13  Noblella naturetrekii Strabomantidae Ecuador Reyes-Puig JP, C Reyes-Puig, S Ron, JA Ortega, JM Guayasamin, M Goodrum, F Recalde, JJ Vieira, C Koch, and MH Yánez-Muñoz. 2019. A new species of terrestrial frog of the genus Noblella Barbour, 1930 (Amphibia: Strabomantidae) from the Llanganates-Sangay Ecological Corridor, Tungurahua, Ecuador. PeerJ 7:e7405.