Pelophryne

genus of amphibians

Pelophryne (Flathead Toads) is a genus of true toads. They live in the Philippines, Borneo, Malaya, Singapore and Hainan Island, China.

Pelophryne
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Pelophryne guentheri
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Pelophryne

Barbour, 1938
Species

11 species; see table.

SpeciesEdit

Binomial name and author Common name
Pelophryne albotaeniata Barbour, 1938 White-striped Flathead Toad
Pelophryne api Dring, 1984
Pelophryne brevipes (Peters, 1867) Zamboanga Flathead Toad
Pelophryne guentheri (Boulenger, 1882) Gunther's Flathead Toad
Pelophryne lighti (Taylor, 1920) Mindanao Flathead Toad
Pelophryne linanitensis Das, 2008[1]
Pelophryne macrotis (Boulenger, 1895) Boulenger's Flathead Toad
Pelophryne misera (Mocquard, 1890) Black Flathead Toad
Pelophryne murudensis Das, 2008[1]
Pelophryne rhopophilius Inger and Stuebing, 1996
Pelophryne signata (Boulenger, 1895) Saint Andrew's Cross Toadlet

ReferencesEdit

  1. 1.0 1.1 Das, I. 2008. Two new species of Pelophryne (Anura: Bufoidae) from Gunung Murud, Sarawak (Northwestern Borneo).PDF The Raffles Bulletin of Zoology 56(2): 435–443.