Megophrys baolongensis Ye, Fei, and Xie, 2007

Class: Amphibia > Order: Anura > Family: Megophryidae > Genus: Megophrys > Species: Megophrys baolongensis

Megophrys baolongensis Ye, Fei, and Xie, 2007, Herpetol. Sinica, 11: 38. Holotype: CIB 572249, by original designation. Type locality: "Baolong of Wushan County, Chongqing City; altitude 793 m", Chongqing, China.

Xenophrys baolongensisFrost, 2010, Amph. Spec. World, vers. 5.4. See comment under MegophrysChen, Zhou, Poyarkov, Stuart, Brown, Lathrop, Wang, Yuan, Jiang, Hou, Chen, Suwannapoom, Nguyen, Duong, Papenfuss, Murphy, Zhang, and Che, 2016, Mol. Phylogenet. Evol., 106: 41.

Boulenophrys baolongensis — Fei and Ye, 2016, Amph. China, 1: 645. 

Megophrys (Panophrys) baolongensis — Mahony, Foley, Biju, and Teeling, 2017, Mol. Biol. Evol., 34: 755. 

English Names

None noted.


Known from the type locality (Baolong in Wushan County, Chongqing, China).


Fei, Hu, Ye, and Huang, 2009, Fauna Sinica, Amph. 2: 412-416, provided an account, illustration of the holotype, and spot map. Fei, Ye, and Jiang, 2010, Colored Atlas of Chinese Amph.: 181, provided a brief account including photographs.Fei, Ye, and Jiang, 2012, Colored Atlas Chinese Amph. Distr.: 209, provided an account, photographs, and a range map for China. Fei and Ye, 2016, Amph. China, 1: 645–647, provided an account, photographs, and dot map, as Boulenophrys baolongensis. 

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