Odorrana trankieni (Orlov, Le, and Ho, 2003)

Class: Amphibia > Order: Anura > Family: Ranidae > Genus: Odorrana > Species: Odorrana trankieni

Rana trankieni Orlov, Le, and Ho, 2003, Russ. J. Herpetol., 10: 124. Holotype: Zoology Department, Faculty of Agrobiology, Hanoi University of Education 303.3, by original designation. Type locality: "Muong Do village (approximately 2 km to the west from village), Phu Yen district, Son La province, Vietnam (21° 02′ N, 104° 30′ E)".

Huia trankieniFrost, Grant, Faivovich, Bain, Haas, Haddad, de Sá, Channing, Wilkinson, Donnellan, Raxworthy, Campbell, Blotto, Moler, Drewes, Nussbaum, Lynch, Green, and Wheeler, 2006, Bull. Am. Mus. Nat. Hist., 297: 368.

Odorrana trankieniChe, Pang, Zhao, Wu, Zhao, and Zhang, 2007, Mol. Phylogenet. Evol., 43: 1-13, by implication.

Bamburana trankieniFei, Ye, and Jiang, 2010, Herpetol. Sinica, 12: 35. See comment under Ranidae record.

English Names

Trankien Frog (Nguyen, Ho, and Nguyen, 2005, Checklist Amph. Rept. Vietnam: 31).


Known only from the vicinity of the type locality (cascade near Muong Do, Phy Yen District, Son La Province, Vietnam).


Stated to likely be in Odorrana in the original publication.

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