Limnonectes megastomias McLeod, 2008

Class: Amphibia > Order: Anura > Family: Dicroglossidae > Subfamily: Dicroglossinae > Genus: Limnonectes > Species: Limnonectes megastomias

Limnonectes megastomias McLeod, 2008, Zootaxa, 1807: 31. Holotype: CUZMA-2003.134, by original designation. Type locality: "spring-fed pool at head of intermittent stream in deciduous evergreen forest at Sakaerat Environmental Research Station, Nakhon Ratchasima Province, Wang Nam Khieo District, Thailand, 14°29.680′ N 101°52.257′ E, 645 m".

English Names

None noted.


Known only from three localities in east-central Thailand, associated with the Khorat Basin.


Related to Limnonectes kuhlii according to the original publication. Matsui, Panha, Khonsue, and Kuraishi, 2010, Zootaxa, 2615: 1-22, suggested that the population from Loei, Thailand, is likely a distinct species.

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