Micryletta erythropoda (Tarkhnishvili, 1994)

Class: Amphibia > Order: Anura > Family: Microhylidae > Subfamily: Microhylinae > Genus: Micryletta > Species: Micryletta erythropoda

Microhyla erythropoda Tarkhnishvili, 1994, J. Bengal Nat. Hist. Soc., N.S.,, 13: 24. Holotype: "Collection of the Chair of Ecology, Tbilisi State University" unnumbered, by original designation. Type locality: "Forest Ma Da, province Dong Nai, Vietnam".

Micryletta erythropodaOrlov, Murphy, Ananjeva, Ryabov, and Ho, 2002, Russ. J. Herpetol., 9: 100; Poyarkov, Vassilieva, Orlov, Galoyan, Tran, Le, Kretova, and Geissler, 2014, Russ. J. Herpetol., 21: 141. 

English Names

Mada Paddy Frog (Nguyen, Ho, and Nguyen, 2005, Checklist Amph. Rept. Vietnam: 46).

Distribution

Lowlands of southern Vietnam and adjacent Cambodia. 

Comment

 See account, photograph, and map for Vietnam in Vassilieva, Galoyan, Poyarkov, and Geissler, 2016, Photograph. Field Guide Amph. Rept. Lowland S. Vietnam: 84–87. Poyarkov, Nguyen, Duong, Gorin, and Yang, 2018, PeerJ, 6 (e5771): 1–27, discussed the taxonomic status of this species and provided molecular evidence for its distinctiveness. 

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