AmphibiaWeb - Brachytarsophrys platyparietus


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Brachytarsophrys platyparietus
Flat-Headed Short-Legged Toad / Ping Tou Duan Tui Chan 平头短腿蟾
family: Megophryidae
subfamily: Megophryinae
genus: Brachytarsophrys
Species Description: Rao D-Q, Yang D-T. 1997. The variation in karyotypes of Brachytarsophrys from China with a discussion of the classification of the genus. Asiatic Herpetological Research 7: 103–107. Revalidated by Li Y, Zhang D-D, Lyu Z-T, Wang J, Li Y-L, Liu Z-Y, Chen H-H, Rao D-Q, Z-F Jin, Zhang C-Y, Wang Y-Y. 2020 Review of the genus Brachytarsophrys (Anura:Megophryidae), with revalidation of Brachytarsophrys platyparietus and description of a new species from China. Zoological Research 41:105−122.

AmphibiaChina 中国两栖类.

Conservation Status (definitions)
IUCN Red List Status Account
National Status None
Regional Status None



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Country distribution from AmphibiaWeb's database: China

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