Megophrys lishuiensis (Wang, Liu and Jiang, 2017)

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

Xenophrys lishuiensis Wang, Liu and Jiang in Wang, Liu, Jiang, Jin, Xu, and Wu, 2017, Chinese J. Zool., 52: 52. Holotype: WYF00164, by original designation. Type locality: "Fengyang Forest Station and adjacent area in Liandu, Lishui, Zhejiang, China (28°11′51.72″N, 119°49′2.28″E, altitude 1 100 m)". 

Megophrys lishuiensis — Here (15 October 2017), due to the original paper apparently having been submitted just prior to the appearance of the revision by Mahony, Foley, Biju, and Teeling, 2017, Mol. Biol. Evol., 34: 744–771. 

Distribution

Known only from the vicinity of the type locality (Fengyang Forest Station and adjacent area in Liandu, Lishui, Zhejiang, China, elevation 1100 m). 

Comment

Most closely related to Megophrys boettgeri according to the original publication. 

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