Leptolalax aereus Rowley, Stuart, Richards, Phimmachak, and Sivongxay, 2010

Class: Amphibia > Order: Anura > Family: Megophryidae > Genus: Leptolalax > Species: Leptolalax aereus

Leptolalax aereus Rowley, Stuart, Richards, Phimmachak, and Sivongxay, 2010, Zootaxa, 2681: 36. Holotype: SAMA R64236, by original designation. Type locality: "mid-stream rock pile in 6 m wide, swift rocky stream in semi-evergreen forest in the Sepon Mining Tenement, Vilabouli District, Savannakhet Province, Laos (16.96317° N, 106.0466° E, 326 m)".

Leptolalax (Lalos) aereusOhler, Wollenberg, Grosjean, Hendrix, Vences, Ziegler, and Dubois, 2011, Zootaxa, 3147: 4.

English Names

None noted.

Distribution

Vilabouli District, Savannakhet Province, Laos; Ha Tinh, Nghe An,  Thanh Hoa, and Quang Binh provinces of Vietnam.

Comment

Most similar to Leptolalax oshanensis according to the original publication. Ohler, Wollenberg, Grosjean, Hendrix, Vences, Ziegler, and Dubois, 2011, Zootaxa, 3147: 1-83, characterized the species comparatively and provided a description of the larva. Pham, Nguyen, Hoang, and Ziegler, 2016, Herpetol. Notes, 9: 32, provided a photograph and a record for Thuong Xuan District, Thanh Hoa Province, Vietnam. 

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