Pelophryne api Dring, 1983

Class: Amphibia > Order: Anura > Family: Bufonidae > Genus: Pelophryne > Species: Pelophryne api

Pelophryne api Dring, 1983, Amphibia-Reptilia, 4: 107. Holotype: BMNH 1978.1575, by original designation. Type locality: "camp five 150 m, base of Gunung Api, Gunung Mulu N[ational]. P[ark]., Fourth Division, Sarawak", Malaysia (Borneo).

English Names

None noted.


Known only from the type locality in Gunung Mulu National Park, Sarawak, Malaysia (Borneo), 65-1200 m elevation.


See identification table by Manthey and Grossmann, 1997, Amph. Rept. S├╝dostasiens: 26, to compare this species with others in the Sunda Shelf region. See photograph, map, description of geographic range and habitat, and conservation status in Stuart, Hoffmann, Chanson, Cox, Berridge, Ramani, and Young, 2008, Threatened Amph. World: 202.

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