Theloderma lateriticum Bain, Nguyen, and Doan, 2009

Class: Amphibia > Order: Anura > Family: Rhacophoridae > Subfamily: Rhacophorinae > Genus: Theloderma > Species: Theloderma lateriticum

Theloderma lateriticum Bain, Nguyen, and Doan, 2009, Zootaxa, 2191: 60. Holotype: AMNH 168757/IEBR A. 0860, by original designation. Type locality: "Vietnam, Lao Cai Province, Van Ban District, Nam Tha Commune, above the Nam Tha river in disturbed, submontane semi-evergreen forest near 21° 54′56″ N, 104° 21′ 39″E, between 1300-1400 m elevation".

Theloderma (Theloderma) lateriticum — Poyarkov, Orlov, Moiseeva, Pawangkhanant, Ruangsuwan, Vassilieva, Galoyan, Nguyen, and Gogoleva, 2015, Russ. J. Herpetol., 22: 276.

English Names

Brick-red Bug-eyed Frog (Ziegler and Nguyen, 2010, Bonn Zool. Bull., 57: 139).

Distribution

Known only from the type locality (Nam Tha Commune, Van Ban District, Lao Cai Province, Vietnam) in submontane tropical evergreen forest.

Comment

In the subgenus Theloderma, Theloderma leporosum species group of Poyarkov, Orlov, Moiseeva, Pawangkhanant, Ruangsuwan, Vassilieva, Galoyan, Nguyen, and Gogoleva, 2015, Russ. J. Herpetol., 22: 276.

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