Oreolalax xiangchengensis Fei and Huang, 1983

Class: Amphibia > Order: Anura > Family: Megophryidae > Genus: Oreolalax > Species: Oreolalax xiangchengensis

Oreolalax xiangchengensis Fei and Huang, 1983, Acta Herpetol. Sinica, Chengdu, N.S.,, 2 (1): 71. Holotype: CIB 80I1286, by original designation. Type locality: "Xiangcheng County, Sichuan, altitude 2800 m", China.

Scutiger (Oreolalax) xiangchengensis deqenicus Yang and He, 1990, in Zhao (ed.), From Water onto Land: 207, 208. Holotype: KIZ 80I317, by original designation. Type locality: "Bengzilan, Deqen [County], Yunnan [Province]; altitude: 2010 m", China, 2010 m elevation.

Scutiger (Oreolalax) xiangchengensis xiangchengensisYang and He, 1990, in Zhao (ed.), From Water onto Land: 207, by implication.

Scutiger (Oreolalax) xiangchengensis deqinensisYang, 1991, Amph. Fauna of Yunnan: 81. Incorrect subsequent spelling.

Oreolalax xiangchengensis xiangchengensisZhao and Adler, 1993, Herpetol. China: 123.

Oreolalax xiangchengensis deqenicusZhao and Adler, 1993, Herpetol. China: 123.

Oreolalax xiangchengensisDelorme, Dubois, Grosjean, and Ohler, 2006, Alytes, 24: 13.

Oreolalax (Atympanolalax) xiangchengensis — Fei and Ye, 2016, Amph. China, 1: 499. 

English Names

Xiangcheng Lazy Toad (Frank and Ramus, 1995, Compl. Guide Scient. Common Names Amph. Rept. World: 87).

Xiangcheng Toothed Toad (Fei, 1999, Atlas Amph. China: 64).

Distribution

Western Sichuan and south to Henguanshan Moutains of Yunnan, China, 2140–3550 m elevation

Comment

Related to Scutiger rugosus, according to the original publication. See accounts by Yang, 1991, Amph. Fauna of Yunnan: 79-81; Ye, Fei, and Hu, 1993, Rare and Economic Amph. China 130, Fei, 1999, Atlas Amph. China: 64, and Fei and Ye, 2001, Color Handbook Amph. Sichuan: 102-103. See also brief account by Zhao and Yang, 1997, Amph. Rept. Hengduan Mountains Region: 57-58. In the Oreolalax rugosus group of Fei, Ye, Huang, Jiang, and Xie, 2005, in Fei et al. (eds.), Illust. Key Chinese Amph.: 58, and Wei, Li, Xu, and Jiang, 2007, Chinese J. Zool., 42: 169-173. Yang, 2008, in Yang and Rao (ed.), Amph. Rept. Yunnan: 42-43, provided a brief account for Yunnan, China. Fei, Hu, Ye, and Huang, 2009, Fauna Sinica, Amph. 2: 100-105, provided an account, dot-map, and illustration of the holotype. Fei, Ye, and Jiang, 2012, Colored Atlas Chinese Amph. Distr.: 158-159, provided an account, photographs, and a map. Fei and Ye, 2016, Amph. China, 1: 499–501, provided an account, photograph, and dot map.  

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