Theloderma palliatum Rowley, Le, Hoang, Dau, and Cao, 2011

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

Theloderma palliatum Rowley, Le, Hoang, Dau, and Cao, 2011, Zootaxa, 3098: 13. Holotype: AMS R 173131, by original designation. Type locality: "on a leaf of tree approximately 1 m above the ground, >10 m from stream, in montane evergreen forest in Bidoup-Nui Ba National Park, Lac Duong District, Lam Dong Province, Vietnam (12.1865° N, 108.7151° E, 1625 m)".

Theloderma chuyangsinense Orlov, Poyarkov, Vassilieva, Ananjeva, Nguyen, Sang, and Geissler, 2012, Russ. J. Herpetol., 19: 25. Holotype: ZISP 10541, by original designation. Type locality: "Chu Yang Sin Mountain, Chu Yang Sin National Park, Lak District, Dak Lak Province, Vietnam (12° 24′ 28.9″N 108° 2′3 19.8″E, 1800 m elevation)". Synonymy by Poyarkov, Orlov, Moiseeva, Pawangkhanant, Ruangsuwan, Vassilieva, Galoyan, Nguyen, and Gogoleva, 2015, Russ. J. Herpetol., 22: 276. 

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

 

English Names

Cloaked moss frog (original publication).

Distribution

Known only from montane evergreen frost above 1500 m elevation at the type locality in Bidoup-Nui Ba National Park, Lam Dong Province, and above 1800 m on Chu Yang Sin Mountain, Chu Yang Sin National Park, Lak District, Dak Lak Province, Vietnam.

Comment

Orlov, Poyarkov, Vassilieva, Ananjeva, Nguyen, Sang, and Geissler, 2012, Russ. J. Herpetol., 19: 46, provided an elevation record (1800 m) for Bidoup-Nui Ba National Park. 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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