Pelophylax terentievi (Mezhzherin, 1992)

Class: Amphibia > Order: Anura > Family: Ranidae > Genus: Pelophylax > Species: Pelophylax terentievi

English Names

Terentjev's Frog (Kuzmin, 1999, Amph. Former Soviet Union: 389).

Central Asian Pond Frog (Fei, Ye, and Jiang, 2010, Colored Atlas of Chinese Amph.: 289).


Southern Tajikistan and adjacent northwestern Xinjian, China.


See comments in Dubois and Ohler, 1996 "1994", Zool. Polon., 39: 179. See account by Kuzmin, 1999, Amph. Former Soviet Union: 389-391. See comment under Pelophylax ridibundus. In the Pelophylax nigromaculatus group of Fei, Ye, Huang, Jiang, and Xie, 2005, in Fei et al. (eds.), Illust. Key Chinese Amph.: 111. Fei, Hu, Ye, and Huang, 2009, Fauna Sinica, Amph. 3: 1071-1075, provided an account, figures, and map for China and included it in their Pelophylax nigromaculatus group. Fei, Ye, and Jiang, 2010, Colored Atlas of Chinese Amph.: 289, provided a brief account including photographs. Fei, Ye, and Jiang, 2012, Colored Atlas Chinese Amph. Distr.: 323, provided an account, photographs, and a range map. 

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