Bufotes zugmayeri (Eiselt and Schmidtler, 1973)

Class: Amphibia > Order: Anura > Family: Bufonidae > Genus: Bufotes > Species: Bufotes zugmayeri

English Names

Baloch Green Toad (Khan, 2002, Bull. Chicago Herpetol. Soc., 37: 159).

Distribution

Known only from the vicinity of the type locality (Pishin, Baluchistan, Pakistan) (see comment).

Comment

Stöck, Moritz, Hickerson, Frynta, Dujsebayeva, Eremchenko, Macey, Papenfuss, and Wake, 2006, Mol. Phylogenet. Evol., 41: 663-689, reported a closely related, but unnamed species, from Bolshoi Balkhan, Turkmenistan. Chanda, 2002, Handb. Indian Amph.: 24-25, and Khan, 2006, Amph. Rept. Pakistan: 52, provided a brief accounts (as Bufo viridis zugmayeri). Likely a triploid species according to Betto-Colliard, Sermier, Perrin, and Stöck, 2015, Heredity, 114: 301. 

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