AmphibiaWeb - Kurixalus silvaenaias
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Kurixalus silvaenaias
Fairy Swamp Treefrog, Chinese name: 精灵原指树蛙 (Jīng Líng Yuán Zhǐ Shù Wā)
family: Rhacophoridae
subfamily: Rhacophorinae
genus: Kurixalus
 
Species Description: Hou M, Peng XP, Miao JL, Liu S, Li PP, and Orlov NL. 2021. Description a new species of genus Kurixalus (Amphibia: Anura: Rhacophoridae) from Chengdu Prefecture, Sichuan Province, China, Animal Molecular Breeding, 11(2): 1-16.
Conservation Status (definitions)
IUCN (Red List) Status
CITES
National Status None
Regional Status None

   

 

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Distribution and Habitat

Country distribution from AmphibiaWeb's database: China

 

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Currently only known from its type locality of Pingle town in Qionglai County, southwest Chengdu Prefecture, Sichuan Province, China. It is found in hilly bamboo broad-leaved mixed forests associated with streams and ponds (Hou et al 2021).

References

Hou M, Peng XP, Miao JL, Liu S, Li PP, and Orlov NL. (2021). "Description a new species of genus Kurixalus (Amphibia: Anura: Rhacophoridae) from Chengdu Prefecture, Sichuan Province, China." Animal Molecular Breeding, 11(2), 1-16. [link]




Edited by: Michelle S. Koo (2022-06-14)

Species Account Citation: AmphibiaWeb 2022 Kurixalus silvaenaias: Fairy Swamp Treefrog <https://amphibiaweb.org/species/9543> University of California, Berkeley, CA, USA. Accessed Jul 3, 2022.



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