Gracixalus quyeti (Nguyen, Hendrix, Böhme, Vu, and Ziegler, 2008)

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

Philautus quyeti Nguyen, Hendrix, Böhme, Vu, and Ziegler, 2008, Zootaxa, 1925: 3. Holotype: ZFMK 82999, by original designation. Type locality: "Nuoc Rung area, Dan Hoa Commune, Minh Hoa District, Quang Binh Province, central Vietnam (17°47′ N; 105°41quyeti E, altitude: 1,100 m a.s.l.)".

Gracixalus quyetiLi, Che, Murphy, Zhao, Zhao, Rao, and Zhang, 2009, Mol. Phylogenet. Evol., 53: 511.

English Names

None noted.


Currently known from Phong Nha—Ke Bang National Park, Truong Son, central Vietnam on the eastern side of the Annamite Range, and from Khammouane Province, central Laos on the western side. 


The Laos record was provided by Egert, Luu, Nguyen, Le, Bonkowski, and Ziegler, 2017, Rev. Suisse Zool., 124: 47–51, who noted that the populations are almost identical morphologically, but do show some morphological differences. 

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