Megophrys oreocrypta Mahony, Kamei, Teeling, and Biju, 2018

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

Megophrys (Xenophrys) oreocrypta Mahony, Kamei, Teeling, and Biju, 2018, Zootaxa, 4523: 50. Holotype: BNHS 6045, by original designation. Type locality: "Tura Peak Reserve Forest (25°30′29.4″N, 90°13′44.82″E, 640 m asl.), near Tura town, West Garo Hills district, Meghalaya state, Northeast India". http://zoobank.org/urn:lsid:zoobank.org:pub:96B7B9E3-9F49-4983-A46C-D29CD6B2EE49

English Names

Garo White-lipped Horned Frog (original designation). 

Distribution

Currently known only from the southern slopes of the Tura Peak Reserve Forest (437–640 m elevation), in the West Garo Hills district of Meghalaya state; likely that this species will be found throughout the adjoining Nokrek National Park and BiosphereReserve, however its eastern distribution limits and altitudinal range are yet to be determined.

Comment

In the Megophrys major complex according to the original publication. 

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