Occidozyga magnapustulosa (Taylor and Elbel, 1958)

Class: Amphibia > Order: Anura > Family: Dicroglossidae > Subfamily: Occidozyginae > Genus: Occidozyga > Species: Occidozyga magnapustulosa

Micrixalus magnapustulosus Taylor and Elbel, 1958, Univ. Kansas Sci. Bull., 38: 1066. Holotype: EHT-HMS 31838, by original designation; now FMNH 172780 according to Marx, 1976, Fieldiana, Zool., 69: 58. Type locality: "Ban Na Phua (subvillage), Kan Luang (village), Na Kae (district), Nakhon Phanom (province), Thailand, elevation approx. 200 m. "

Phrynoglossus magnapustulosusTaylor, 1962, Univ. Kansas Sci. Bull., 43: 350-353. Dubois, 1987 "1986", Alytes, 5: 59.

Ooeidozyga magnapustulosaMatsui, 1979, Contrib. Biol. Lab. Kyoto Univ., 25: 300-302.

Occidozyga magnapustulosaDubois, 1981, Monit. Zool. Ital., N.S., Suppl., 15: 245, by implication; Inger, 1996, Herpetologica, 52: 242.

Phrynoglossus magnapustulosaFei, Ye, and Jiang, 2010, Herpetol. Sinica, 12: 30. Gender disagreement. See comment under Dicroglossidae.

English Names

Thai Oriental Frog (Frank and Ramus, 1995, Compl. Guide Scient. Common Names Amph. Rept. World: 104).

I-san Flood Frog (Nutphund, 2001, Amph. Thailand: 91).

Tubercled Flood Frog (Nutphund, 2001, Amph. Thailand: 91).

Pearl-tipped Pustuled Puddle Frog (Chan-ard, 2003, Photograph. Guide Amph. Thailand: 122).


Nakhon Phanon, Ubon, Loei, and Chiang Mai provinces, Thailand; presumably in adjacent Laos.


See Matsui, 1979, Contrib. Biol. Lab. Kyoto Univ., 25: 300-302 (as Ooeidozyga magnapustulosus). Nutphund, 2001, Amph. Thailand: 91, provided a brief characterization but the photograph accompanying this is of a Limnonectes according to Ohler, 2003, Alytes, 21: 101.

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