Bufotes zamdaensis (Fei, Ye, and Huang, 1999)

Class: Amphibia > Order: Anura > Family: Bufonidae > Genus: Bufotes > Species: Bufotes zamdaensis

Bufo zamdaensis Fei, Ye, and Huang In Fei, Ye, Huang, and Chen, 1999, Zool. Res., Kunming, 20: 296. Holotype: CIB 760085, by original designation. Type locality: "Zamda (Tzada) County (79° 80′ E, 31° 50′ N), Ngari (Ari) Prefecture, Xizang (Tibet), altitude 2900 m", China.

Bufo zamdaensisFei, Ye, Huang, Jiang, and Xie, 2005, in Fei et al. (eds.), Illust. Key Chinese Amph.: 93.

Pseudepidalea zamdaensisFrost, Grant, Faivovich, Bain, Haas, Haddad, de Sá, Channing, Wilkinson, Donnellan, Raxworthy, Campbell, Blotto, Moler, Drewes, Nussbaum, Lynch, Green, and Wheeler, 2006, Bull. Am. Mus. Nat. Hist., 297: 365.

Bufo (Bufotes) zamdaensisDubois and Bour, 2010, Zootaxa, 2447: 25. See comment under Bufotes record.

Bufotes zamdaensisFrost, 2013, Amph. Spec. World, Vers. 5.6: . Required change because of non-monophyly of Bufo.

English Names

Zamda Toad (Fei, Ye, and Jiang, 2012, Colored Atlas Chinese Amph. Distr.: 267). 

Distribution

Known only from the type localiy (Zamda, Ngari Prefecture, western Xizang, China), near the India border.

Comment

In the Bufo raddei group of Fei, Ye, Huang, Jiang, and Xie, 2005, in Fei et al. (eds.), Illust. Key Chinese Amph.: 92. Not mentioned by Stöck, Moritz, Hickerson, Frynta, Dujsebayeva, Eremchenko, Macey, Papenfuss, and Wake, 2006, Mol. Phylogenet. Evol., 41: 663-689. Fei, Hu, Ye, and Huang, 2009, Fauna Sinica, Amph. 2: 572-575, provided an account and spot map. Fei, Ye, and Jiang, 2010, Colored Atlas of Chinese Amph.: 242, provided a brief account (as Bufo zamdaensis) including photographs. Li, Zhao, and Dong, 2010, Amph. Rept. Tibet: 31-32, provided an account for Xizang, China, as Bufo zamdaensisFei, Ye, and Jiang, 2012, Colored Atlas Chinese Amph. Distr.: 267, provided a brief account, photographs, and range map for China. Fei and Ye, 2016, Amph. China, 1: 800–802, provided an account, photographs, and spot map for China. 

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