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Recently Added Species to AmphibiaWeb

 
(See also: Newly Described Species.)

 
Year Described Date Added Species Family Country Distribution Reference
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.
2019 2019-08-13  Spinomantis mirus Mantellidae Madagascar Sabino-Pinto J, A Rakotoarison, MC Bletz, D Edmonds, F Glaw, and M Vences. 2019. A new species of the Spinomantis bertini species complex (Anura: Mantellidae) from Pic d’Ivohibe Special Reserve (Madagascar). Zootaxa 4656: 133-142.
2019 2019-08-07  Sphaerotheca magadha Dicroglossidae India Prasad VK, KP Dinesh, A Das, P Swamy, AD Shinde, JB Vishnu. 2019. A new species of Sphaerotheca Gunther, 1859 (Amphibia: Anura: Dicroglossidae) from the agro ecosystems of Chota Nagpur Plateau, India. Records of the Zoological Survey of India 119: 197-210.
2019 2019-08-06  Hynobius tsurugiensis Hynobiidae Japan Tominaga A, M Matsui, S Tanabe, and K Nishikawa. 2019. A revision of Hynobius stejnegeri, a lotic breeding salamander from western Japan, with a description of three new species (Amphibia, Caudata, Hynobiidae). Zootaxa 4651: 401-433.
2019 2019-08-06  Hynobius kuishiensis Hynobiidae Japan Tominaga A, M Matsui, S Tanabe, and K Nishikawa. 2019. A revision of Hynobius stejnegeri, a lotic breeding salamander from western Japan, with a description of three new species (Amphibia, Caudata, Hynobiidae). Zootaxa 4651: 401-433.
2019 2019-08-06  Hynobius guttatus Hynobiidae Japan Tominaga A, M Matsui, S Tanabe, and K Nishikawa. 2019. A revision of Hynobius stejnegeri, a lotic breeding salamander from western Japan, with a description of three new species (Amphibia, Caudata, Hynobiidae). Zootaxa 4651: 401-433.
2019 2019-08-06  Pristimantis verrucolatus Strabomantidae Ecuador Páez NB, SR Ron. 2019. Systematics of Huicundomantis, a new subgenus of Pristimantis (Anura, Strabomantidae) with extraordinary cryptic diversity and eleven new species. ZooKeys 868: 1-112.
2019 2019-08-06  Pristimantis totoroi Strabomantidae Ecuador Páez NB, SR Ron. 2019. Systematics of Huicundomantis, a new subgenus of Pristimantis (Anura, Strabomantidae) with extraordinary cryptic diversity and eleven new species. ZooKeys 868: 1-112.
2019 2019-08-06  Pristimantis torresi Strabomantidae Ecuador Páez NB, SR Ron. 2019. Systematics of Huicundomantis, a new subgenus of Pristimantis (Anura, Strabomantidae) with extraordinary cryptic diversity and eleven new species. ZooKeys 868: 1-112.
2019 2019-08-06  Pristimantis teslai Strabomantidae Ecuador Páez NB, SR Ron. 2019. Systematics of Huicundomantis, a new subgenus of Pristimantis (Anura, Strabomantidae) with extraordinary cryptic diversity and eleven new species. ZooKeys 868: 1-112.
2019 2019-08-06  Pristimantis nangaritza Strabomantidae Ecuador Páez NB, SR Ron. 2019. Systematics of Huicundomantis, a new subgenus of Pristimantis (Anura, Strabomantidae) with extraordinary cryptic diversity and eleven new species. ZooKeys 868: 1-112.
2019 2019-08-06  Pristimantis multicolor Strabomantidae Ecuador Páez NB, SR Ron. 2019. Systematics of Huicundomantis, a new subgenus of Pristimantis (Anura, Strabomantidae) with extraordinary cryptic diversity and eleven new species. ZooKeys 868: 1-112.
2019 2019-08-06  Pristimantis lutzae Strabomantidae Ecuador Páez NB, SR Ron. 2019. Systematics of Huicundomantis, a new subgenus of Pristimantis (Anura, Strabomantidae) with extraordinary cryptic diversity and eleven new species. ZooKeys 868: 1-112.
2019 2019-08-06  Pristimantis jimenezi Strabomantidae Ecuador Páez NB, SR Ron. 2019. Systematics of Huicundomantis, a new subgenus of Pristimantis (Anura, Strabomantidae) with extraordinary cryptic diversity and eleven new species. ZooKeys 868: 1-112.
2019 2019-08-06  Pristimantis gloria Strabomantidae Ecuador Páez NB, SR Ron. 2019. Systematics of Huicundomantis, a new subgenus of Pristimantis (Anura, Strabomantidae) with extraordinary cryptic diversity and eleven new species. ZooKeys 868: 1-112.
2019 2019-08-06  Pristimantis ferwerdai Strabomantidae Colombia Amézquita A, G Suárez, P Palacios-Rodríguez, I Beltrán, C Rodríguez, LS Barrientos, JM Daza, L Mazariegos. 2019. A new species of Pristimantis (Anura: Craugastoridae) from the cloud forests of Colombian western Andes. Zootaxa 4648: 537-548.
2019 2019-08-06  Pristimantis chomskyi Strabomantidae Ecuador Páez NB, SR Ron. 2019. Systematics of Huicundomantis, a new subgenus of Pristimantis (Anura, Strabomantidae) with extraordinary cryptic diversity and eleven new species. ZooKeys 868: 1-112.
2019 2019-08-06  Pristimantis atillo Strabomantidae Ecuador Páez NB, SR Ron. 2019. Systematics of Huicundomantis, a new subgenus of Pristimantis (Anura, Strabomantidae) with extraordinary cryptic diversity and eleven new species. ZooKeys 868: 1-112.
2019 2019-08-06  Cophyla fortuna Microhylidae Madagascar Rakotoarison A, MD Scherz, MC Bletz, JH Razafindraibe, F Glaw, M Vences. 2019. Description of the lucky Cophyla (Microhylidae, Cophylinae), a new arboreal frog from Marojejy National Park in north-eastern Madagascar. Zootaxa 4651: 271-288.
2019 2019-08-06  Paratelmatobius segallai Leptodactylidae Brazil Teixeira Santos MT, SH de Oliveira, TR de Carvalho, BF Zaidan, NR da Silva. 2019. A new species of Paratelmatobius (Anura: Leptodactylidae: Paratelmatobiinae) from the Atlantic Forest of southern Brazil. Zootaxa 4648: 473-493.
2019 2019-08-06  Allobates nunciatus Dendrobatidae Brazil Carneiro de Lima Moraes LJ, D Pavan, AP Lima. 2019. A new nurse frog of Allobates masniger-nidicola complex (Anura, Aromobatidae) from the east bank of Tapajós River, eastern Amazonia. Zootaxa 4648: 401-434.
1948 2019-08-01  Aneides niger Plethodontidae United States Reilly SB, Wake DB. 2019. Taxonomic revision of black salamanders of the Aneides flavipunctatus complex (Caudata: Plethodontidae) PeerJ 7:e7370 https://doi.org/10.7717/peerj.7370; Myers, G. S., and T. P. Maslin. 1948. The California plethodont salamander, Aneides flavipunctatus (Strauch), with description of a new subspecies and notes on other western Aneides. Proceedings of the Biological Society of Washington 61: 127–138.
2019 2019-08-01  Aneides klamathensis Plethodontidae United States Reilly SB, Wake DB. 2019. Taxonomic revision of black salamanders of the Aneides flavipunctatus complex (Caudata: Plethodontidae) PeerJ 7:e7370 https://doi.org/10.7717/peerj.7370
1883 2019-08-01  Aneides iecanus Plethodontidae United States Reilly SB, Wake DB. 2019. Taxonomic revision of black salamanders of the Aneides flavipunctatus complex (Caudata: Plethodontidae) PeerJ 7:e7370 https://doi.org/10.7717/peerj.7370; Cope, E. D. 1883. Notes on the geographical distribution of Batrachia and Reptilia in western North America. Proceedings of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia 35: 10–35.
1926 2019-07-28  Dendrophryniscus lauroi Bufonidae Brazil Miranda-Ribeiro, A. de. 1926. Notas para servirem ao estudo dos Gymnobatrachios (Anura) Brasileiros. Arquivos do Museu Nacional. Rio de Janeiro 27: 1–227.
revalidated in
Cruz CAG, U Caramaschi, LA Fusinatto, CA Brasileiro. 2019. Taxonomic review of Dendrophryniscus brevipollicatus Jiménez de la Espada, 1870, with revalidation of D. imitator (Miranda-Ribeiro, 1920) and D. lauroi Miranda-Ribeiro, 1926, and description of four new related species (Anura, Bufonidae). Zootaxa 4648: 27-62.