Amolops sinensis Lyu, Wang, and Wang, 2019

Class: Amphibia > Order: Anura > Family: Ranidae > Genus: Amolops > Species: Amolops sinensis

Amolops sinensis Lyu, Wang, and Wang in Lyu, Huang, Wang, Li, Chen, Qi, and Wang, 2019, ZooKeys, 812: 141. HolotypeSYS a007107, by original designation. Type locality: "Qianjin (24.49N, 113.11E; ca 510 m a.s.l.), Shimentai Nature Reserve, Guangdong", China. zoobank.org/DF35246E-39C3-46E7-8C16-F2ACD366C01C 

English Names

Chinese Torrent Frog (original publication). 

Distribution

Fast-flowing streams at 500 to 1300 m elevation, surrounded by moist subtropical evergreen broadleaved forests in Shimentai Nature Reserve and Mount Nankun in Guangdong, Mount Dupangling in Guangxi, and Mount Yangming and Mount Hengshan in Hunan, which indicates the potential range is from central Guangdong, to northeastern Guangxi and southwestern Hunan, China. 

Comment

In the Amolops ricketti group according to the original publication. 

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