Staurois nubilus (Mocquard, 1890)

Class: Amphibia > Order: Anura > Family: Ranidae > Genus: Staurois > Species: Staurois nubilus

Ixalus nubilus Mocquard, 1890, Nouv. Arch. Mus. Natl. Hist. Nat. Paris, Ser. 3, 2: 153. Syntypes: MNHNP 1889.344-46, according to Guibé, 1950 "1948", Cat. Types Amph. Mus. Natl. Hist. Nat.: 44. Type locality: "Palawan", Philippines.

Ixalus natator var. nubilusMocquard, 1892, Mem. Soc. Zool. France, 5: 193. Guibé, 1950 "1948", Cat. Types Amph. Mus. Natl. Hist. Nat.: 44, incorrectly regarded this name to be a homonym of Ixalus nubilis Mocquard, 1890, when it explicitly merely represents the consideration of Ixalus nubilus Mocquard, 1890, as a variety of Ixalus natator.

Staurois nubilusBoulenger, 1918, Ann. Mag. Nat. Hist., Ser. 9, 1: 374. Deckert, 1938, Sitzungsber. Ges. Naturforsch. Freunde Berlin, 1938: 148; Inger and Tan, 1996, Raffles Bull. Zool., 44: 564; by implication.

English Names

None noted.

Distribution

Palawan Island, Philippines.

Comment

Removed from the synonymy of Staurois guttatus informally by Inger and Tan, 1996, Raffles Bull. Zool., 44: 564, and formally by Arifin, Iskandar, Bickford, Brown, Meier, and Kutty, 2011, Zootaxa, 2744: 39-52, where it had been placed by Boulenger, 1891, Ann. Mag. Nat. Hist., Ser. 6, 7: 345, and Taylor, 1920, Philipp. J. Sci., 16: 213-359.

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