Microhyla taraiensis Khatiwada, Shu, Wang, Thapa, Wang, and Jiang, 2017

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

Microhyla taraiensis Khatiwada, Shu, Wang, Thapa, Wang, and Jiang, 2017, Zootaxa, 4254: 225. Holotype: NHM-TU-17A-0110, by original designation. Type locality: "a paddy field in Jamun Khadi, Jhapa district, Nepal, 26.65358°N & 87.91161°E; elevation 119 m asl". http://zoobank.org/urn:lsid:zoobank.org:pub:FA412A05-7C7E-40AA-9958-A54989248415

English Names

Tarai Narrow-mouthed Frog (original publication). 

Distribution

Known only from the type locality (Jamun Khadi, Jhapa district, Nepal), although presumably to be found more widely. 

Comment

The sister taxon of Microhyla ornata + Microhyla nilphamariensis according to the original publication. 

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