Rhacophorus minimus Rao, Wilkinson, and Liu, 2006

Class: Amphibia > Order: Anura > Family: Rhacophoridae > Subfamily: Rhacophorinae > Genus: Rhacophorus > Species: Rhacophorus minimus

Rhacophorus minimus Rao, Wilkinson, and Liu, 2006, Zootaxa, 1258: 18. Holotype: KIZ 2003GXJX0021, by original designation. Type locality: Shiliugongli (24° 08′ 32.2″ N, 110° 14′ 26.4″ E), 900 m, a small village at the 16 km marker from the town of Jinxiu on the road from Jinxiu to Mengshan, Dayao Mountain, Jinxiu County, Laibin Prefecture, Guangxi Province, China".

English Names

Minimal Treefrog (Fei, Ye, and Jiang, 2010, Colored Atlas of Chinese Amph.: 465).

Distribution

Known only from Dayao Mountain, Jinxiu County, Laibin Prefecture, Guangxi Province, China, north into southern Hunan.

Comment

Fei, Hu, Ye, and Huang, 2009, Fauna Sinica, Amph. 2: 853-857, provided an account, spot map for China, and considered this species a member of their Rhacophorus dugritei group. Fei, Ye, and Jiang, 2010, Colored Atlas of Chinese Amph.: 465, provided a brief account for China including photographs of specimens. Fei, Ye, and Jiang, 2012, Colored Atlas Chinese Amph. Distr.: 549, provided an account, photographs, and a revised range map that extended the range into southern Hunan. 

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