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Year Described Date Added Species Family Country Distribution Reference
2022 2022-11-23  Rana kyoto Ranidae Japan Eto K, Matsui M, Sugahara T. 2022. Description of a new subterranean breeding brown frog (Ranidae: Rana) from Japan. Zootaxa 5209(4):401-25. (10.11646/zootaxa.5209.1.4)
2022 2022-11-23  Nyctibatrachus tunga Nyctibatrachidae India Kumar KP, Vishwajith H, Anisha A, Dayananda G, Gururaja KV, Priti H. 2022. A new cryptic species of Nyctibatrachus (Amphibia, Anura, Nyctibatrachidae) with description of its tadpole from the central Western Ghats, India. Zootaxa 5209(1):69-92. (10.11646/zootaxa.5209.1.4)
2022 2022-11-22  Pristimantis venegasi Strabomantidae Ortega JA, Brito J, Ron SR. 2022. Six new species of Pristimantis (Anura: Strabomantidae) from Llanganates National Park and Sangay National Park in Amazonian cloud forests of Ecuador. PeerJ 10:e13761 (10.11646/zootaxa.5209.1.4)
2022 2022-11-22  Pristimantis tamia Strabomantidae Ecuador Ortega JA, Brito J, Ron SR. 2022. Six new species of Pristimantis (Anura: Strabomantidae) from Llanganates National Park and Sangay National Park in Amazonian cloud forests of Ecuador. PeerJ 10:e13761 (10.11646/zootaxa.5209.1.4)
2022 2022-11-22  Pristimantis resistencia Strabomantidae Ecuador Ortega JA, Brito J, Ron SR. 2022. Six new species of Pristimantis (Anura: Strabomantidae) from Llanganates National Park and Sangay National Park in Amazonian cloud forests of Ecuador. PeerJ 10:e13761 (10.11646/zootaxa.5209.1.4)
2022 2022-11-22  Pristimantis morlaco Strabomantidae Ecuador Sánchez-Nivicela JC, Toral-Contreras E, Urgiles VL. 2022. Una nueva especie de Pristimantis (Anura: Strabomantidae) de la provincia del Azuay, Andes sur de Ecuador. Neotropical Biodiversity 8:305–322. (10.11646/zootaxa.5209.1.4)
2022 2022-11-22  Pristimantis kunam Strabomantidae Ecuador Ortega JA, Brito J, Ron SR. 2022. Six new species of Pristimantis (Anura: Strabomantidae) from Llanganates National Park and Sangay National Park in Amazonian cloud forests of Ecuador. PeerJ 10:e13761 (10.11646/zootaxa.5209.1.4)
2022 2022-11-22  Pristimantis glendae Strabomantidae Ecuador Ortega JA, Brito J, Ron SR. 2022. Six new species of Pristimantis (Anura: Strabomantidae) from Llanganates National Park and Sangay National Park in Amazonian cloud forests of Ecuador. PeerJ 10:e13761 (10.11646/zootaxa.5209.1.4)
2022 2022-11-22  Pristimantis anaiae Strabomantidae Ecuador Ortega JA, Brito J, Ron SR. 2022. Six new species of Pristimantis (Anura: Strabomantidae) from Llanganates National Park and Sangay National Park in Amazonian cloud forests of Ecuador. PeerJ 10:e13761 (10.11646/zootaxa.5209.1.4)
2022 2022-11-10  Nototriton vereh Plethodontidae Costa Rica Kubicki B, Reyes A, Arias E. 2022. Revised taxonomy and distributions of Costa Rican moss salamanders
(Caudata: Plethodontidae: Nototriton), with descriptions of new taxa. Zootaxa 5194: 451–496. (10.11646/zootaxa.5209.1.4)
2022 2022-11-10  Nototriton maximo Plethodontidae Costa Rica Kubicki B, Reyes A, Arias E. 2022. Revised taxonomy and distributions of Costa Rican moss salamanders
(Caudata: Plethodontidae: Nototriton), with descriptions of new taxa. Zootaxa 5194: 451–496.
(10.11646/zootaxa.5209.1.4)
2022 2022-11-10  Nototriton lateomuscus Plethodontidae Costa Rica Kubicki B, Reyes A, Arias E. 2022. Revised taxonomy and distributions of Costa Rican moss salamanders
(Caudata: Plethodontidae: Nototriton), with descriptions of new taxa. Zootaxa 5194: 451–496.
(10.11646/zootaxa.5209.1.4)
2022 2022-11-10  Nototriton kenorum Plethodontidae Costa Rica Kubicki B, Reyes A, Arias E. 2022. Revised taxonomy and distributions of Costa Rican moss salamanders
(Caudata: Plethodontidae: Nototriton), with descriptions of new taxa. Zootaxa 5194: 451–496.
(10.11646/zootaxa.5209.1.4)
2022 2022-11-08  Microhyla xodangorum Microhylidae Viet Nam Hoang CV, Nguyen TT, Phan TQ, Pham CT, Ninh HT, Wang B, Jiang J, Ziegler T, Nguyen TQ. 2022. Distribution pattern of the Microhyla heymonsi group (Anura, Microhylidae) with descriptions of two new species from Vietnam. European Journal of Taxonomy 846: 1–41. (10.11646/zootaxa.5209.1.4)
2022 2022-11-08  Microhyla hmongorum Microhylidae Lao People's Democratic Republic; Myanmar; Viet Nam Hoang CV, Nguyen TT, Phan TQ, Pham CT, Ninh HT, Wang B, Jiang J, Ziegler T, Nguyen TQ. 2022. Distribution pattern of the Microhyla heymonsi group (Anura, Microhylidae) with descriptions of two new species from Vietnam. European Journal of Taxonomy 846: 1–41. (10.11646/zootaxa.5209.1.4)
2022 2022-10-31  Microhyla dabieshanensis Microhylidae China Zhang C, Chen C, Zhang M, Wang Z, Ma H, Sun R, Jiang J, Zhang B. 2022. A new species of the genus Microhyla (Amphibia: Anura: Microhylidae) from the Dabie Mountains, China. Animals 12: 2894. (10.11646/zootaxa.5209.1.4)
2022 2022-10-30  Amolops wangyali Ranidae Bhutan Mahony S, Nidup T, Streicher JW, Teeling EC, Kamei RG. 2022. A review of torrent frogs (Amolops: Ranidae) from Bhutan, the description of a new species, and reassessment of the taxonomic validity of some A. viridimaculatus group species aided by archival DNA sequences of century-old type specimens. Herpetological Journal 32: 142–175. (10.11646/zootaxa.5209.1.4)
2022 2022-10-28  Chiasmocleis jacki Microhylidae Brazil; French Guiana Fouquet A, Rodrigues MT, Peloso P. 2022. A new Chiasmocleis (Anura: Microhylidae) from the eastern Guiana Shield with an amended definition of C. haddadi Peloso, Sturaro, Forlani, Gaucher, Motta, & Wheeler, 2014. Zootaxa 5200(1): 1–23. (10.11646/zootaxa.5209.1.4)
2022 2022-10-28  Quasipaa taoi Dicroglossidae Lao People's Democratic Republic; Viet Nam Pham CT, Hoang CV, Phan TQ, Nguyen TQ, Ziegler T. 2022. Hidden in the jungle of Vietnam: a new species of Quasipaa (Amphibia, Anura, Dicroglossidae) from Ngoc Linh Mountain. ZooKeys 1124: 23–42. (10.11646/zootaxa.5209.1.4)
2022 2022-10-28  Brachycephalus clarissae Brachycephalidae Brazil Folly M, Vrcibradic D, Siqueira CC, Rocha CFD, Machado AS, Lopes RT, Pombal Jr JP. 2022. A new species of Brachycephalus (Anura, Brachycephalidae) from a montane Atlantic rainforest of southeastern Brazil, with a reappraisal of the species groups in the genus. Ichthyology & Herpetology 110(3): 585–601. (10.11646/zootaxa.5209.1.4)
2022 2022-10-25  Rhacophorus napoensis Rhacophoridae China Li J, Liu S, Yu G, Sun T.  2022. A new species of Rhacophorus (Anura, Rhacophoridae) from Guangxi, China. ZooKeys 1117:123-38. (10.11646/zootaxa.5209.1.4)
2022 2022-10-25  Raorchestes yadongensis Rhacophoridae China Zhang, H., G.-c. Shu, F. Shu, K. Li, Q. Liu, Y.-Y. Wu, B.-j. Dong, and P. Guo. 2022. A new species of bush frog (Anura, Rhacophoridae, Raorchestes ) from southern Xizang, China. Zootaxa 5195: 125–142. (10.11646/zootaxa.5209.1.4)
2022 2022-10-25  Rana zhijinensis Ranidae China Shasha Yan,Qingqing He,Tao Luo, et al. 2022. Description of a new species of the genus Rana (Anura: Ranidae) from western Guizhou, China, integrating morphological and molecular genetic data[J]. Zoological Systematics, 47(4): 275-292. (10.11646/zootaxa.5209.1.4)
2022 2022-10-25  Chiasmocleis abofoa Microhylidae Peru Rojas-Padilla O, Gagliardi-Urrutia G, Rios-Alva E, Castroviejo-Fisher S. 2022. A new species of Chiasmocleis Méhely, 1904 (Anura: Microhylidae) from the Peruvian Amazonia. Zootaxa 5195(1):24-50. (10.11646/zootaxa.5209.1.4)
2022 2022-10-25  Leptobrachella yunyangensis Megophryidae China Luo, T., W. Wang, D. Peng, B. Lei, H. Deng, S. Ji, H. Huang, and J. Zhou. 2022. A new species of the Asian Leaf Litter Toad genus Leptobrachella (Amphibia, Anura, Megophryidae) from Chongqing City, Southwest China. Asian Herpetological Research 13: 75–95. (10.11646/zootaxa.5209.1.4)
2022 2022-10-25  Occidozyga lingnanica Dicroglossidae China Lyu, Z.-T., J. Wang, Z.-C. Zeng, L. Luo, Y.-W. Zhang, C.-P. Guo, J.-L. Ren, S. Qi, Y.-m. Mo, and Y.-y. Wang. 2022. Taxonomic clarifications on the floating frogs (Anura: Dicroglossidae: Occidozyga sensu lato) in southeastern China. Vertebrate Zoology. Senckenberg 72: 495–512. (10.11646/zootaxa.5209.1.4)
2022 2022-10-21  Glandirana reliquia Ranidae Japan Shimada T, Matsui M, Ogata M, Miura I, Tange M, Min MS, Eto K. 2022. Genetic and morphological variation analyses of Glandirana rugosa with description of a new species (Anura, Ranidae). Zootaxa 5174(1):25-45. (10.11646/zootaxa.5209.1.4)
2022 2022-10-21  Leptobrachella verrucosa Megophryidae China Lin SS, Li YH, Lu YH, Su HL, Wu SB, Zhang QQ, Mo MJ, Xiao SJ, Pan Z, Pan HJ, Zeng ZC. 2022. A new species of the genus Leptobrachella (Anura, Megophryidae) from northwestern Guangdong Province, China. Herpetozoa 35:165-178. (10.11646/zootaxa.5209.1.4)
2022 2022-10-11  Pristimantis omarrhynchus Strabomantidae Ecuador Bejarano-Muñoz P, Ron SR, Navarrete MJ, Yánez-Muñoz MH. 2022. Dos nuevas especies del grupo Pristimantis boulengeri (Anura: Strabomantidae) de la cuenca alta del río Napo, Ecuador. Cuadernos de Herpetología 36: 125–154.
(10.11646/zootaxa.5209.1.4)
2022 2022-10-11  Pristimantis miltongallardoi Strabomantidae Ecuador Bejarano-Muñoz P, Ron SR, Navarrete MJ, Yánez-Muñoz MH. 2022. Dos nuevas especies del grupo Pristimantis boulengeri (Anura: Strabomantidae) de la cuenca alta del río Napo, Ecuador. Cuadernos de Herpetología 36: 125–154. (10.11646/zootaxa.5209.1.4)