Microhyla aurantiventris Nguyen, Poyarkov, Nguyen, Nguyen, Tran, Gorin, Murphy, and Nguyen, 2019

Class: Amphibia > Order: Anura > Family: Microhylidae > Subfamily: Microhylinae > Genus: Microhyla > Species: Microhyla aurantiventris

Microhyla aurantiventris Nguyen, Poyarkov, Nguyen, Nguyen, Tran, Gorin, Murphy, and Nguyen, 2019, Zootaxa, 4543: 562. Holotype: ITBCZ 4361, by original designation. Type locality: "bank of a small pool that formed after heavy rain nearby Ho Chi Minh Tay Road, Tram Lap Forest, Kon Von II Village, Dak Rong Commune, K’Bang District, Gia Lai Province (14.53994°N, 108.45104°E, ca. 1210 m a.s.l., . . .)", Vietnam. http://zoobank.org/urn:lsid:zoobank.org:pub:6D132076-BE52-4C17-91A5-1D372CD8CA29

English Names

Orange-bellied Narrow-mouth Frog (original publication). 

Distribution

Known only from the type locality (Kon Von II Village, K'Bang District, Gia Lai Province, Vietnam, 1210 m elevation) on the southern part of the Kon Tum Plateau, where it is expected to range more widely. 

Comment

The sister taxon of Microhyla butleri according to the original publication. 

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