Glyphoglossus flavus (Kiew, 1984)

Class: Amphibia > Order: Anura > Family: Microhylidae > Subfamily: Microhylinae > Genus: Glyphoglossus > Species: Glyphoglossus flavus

Calluella flava Kiew, 1984, Malayan Nat. J., 37: 163. Holotype: BMNH 1978.1599, by original designation. Type locality: "from the kerangas forest in the FEG Kerangas Plot situated at 190 m above sea level on the trail from Camp 5 to Sungai Berar Camp, Gunung Mulu National Park, Sarawak", Malaysia (Borneo).

Glyphoglossus flavus — Peloso, Frost, Richards, Rodrigues, Donnellan, Matsui, Raxworthy, Biju, Lemmon, Lemmon, and Wheeler, 2016, Cladistics, 32: 140. 

English Names

Borneo' Squat Frog (Frank and Ramus, 1995, Compl. Guide Scient. Common Names Amph. Rept. World: 88).


Known from Gunung Mulu National Park, Sarawak, Malaysia, and Ulu Temburon National Park, Brunei. 


See identification table by Manthey and Grossmann, 1997, Amph. Rept. Südostasiens: 46, to compare this species with others in the Sunda Shelf region. Sah and Grafe, 2015, Herpetol. Rev., 46: 376, provided a record (as Calluella flava) from Ulu Temburon Natoinal Park, Amo District, Temburong, Darussalam, Brunei. 

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