Gracixalus quangi Rowley, Dau, Nguyen, Cao, and Nguyen, 2011

Class: Amphibia > Order: Anura > Family: Rhacophoridae > Subfamily: Rhacophorinae > Genus: Gracixalus > Species: Gracixalus quangi

Gracixalus quangi Rowley, Nguyen, Dau, Nguyen, and Cao, 2011, Zootaxa, 3125: 22. Holotype: AMS R 173410, by original designation. Type locality: "on a leaf 1.5 m above rocky seep in a patch of dense, evergreen forest, approximately 10 m from large stream in Pu Hoat Proposed Nature Reserve, Que Phong District, Nghe An Province, Vietnam (19.700° N, 104.738° E, 1,110 m; . . .)".

English Names

None noted.

Distribution

Known only from the Pu Hoat Proposed Nature Reserve, Que Phong District, Nghe An Province, Vietnam.

Comment

The sister taxon of Gracixalus supercornutus according to the original publication. Nguyen, Le, Pham, Nguyen, Bonkowski, and Ziegler, 2013, Organisms Divers. Evol., 13: 203-214, provided molecular evidence that nominal Gracixalus quangi is compsed of more than one species. .Rowley, Dau, Hoang, Nguyen, Le, and Altig, 2015, Amphibia-Reptilia, 36: 277–285, provided information on larval morphology and discussed the advertisement call compared with near relatives. 

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