Allopaa hazarensis (Dubois and Khan, 1979)

Class: Amphibia > Order: Anura > Family: Dicroglossidae > Subfamily: Dicroglossinae > Genus: Allopaa > Species: Allopaa hazarensis

Rana (Paa) hazarensis Dubois and Khan, 1979, J. Herpetol., 13: 403. Holotype: MNHNP 1978.3056, by original designation. Type locality: "near Datta, northern Pakistan (Manshera District, Hazera Division, 34° 15′ N 73° 15′ E, elevation about 1200 m)".

Paa (Paa) hazarensisDubois, 1992, Bull. Mens. Soc. Linn. Lyon, 61: 320.

Nanorana hazarensisChen, Murphy, Lathrop, Ngo, Orlov, Ho, and Somorjai, 2005, Herpetol. J., 15: 239, by implication; Frost, Grant, Faivovich, Bain, Haas, Haddad, de Sá, Channing, Wilkinson, Donnellan, Raxworthy, Campbell, Blotto, Moler, Drewes, Nussbaum, Lynch, Green, and Wheeler, 2006, Bull. Am. Mus. Nat. Hist., 297: 367.

Allopaa hazarensisOhler and Dubois, 2006, Zoosystema, 28: 780.

English Names

Kashmir Paa Frog (Frank and Ramus, 1995, Compl. Guide Scient. Common Names Amph. Rept. World: 102).

Hazara Frog (Das and Dutta, 1998, Hamadryad, 23: 65; Dinesh, Radhakrishnan, Gururaja, and Bhatta, 2009, Rec. Zool. Surv. India, Occas. Pap., 302: 11).

Hazara Torrent Frog (Khan, 2004, Bull. Chicago Herpetol. Soc., 39: 46).

Distribution

Hazara Division, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Province, Pakistan, and in adjacent Kashmir, India.

Comment

Dutta, 1997, Amph. India Sri Lanka: 151, provided range, systematic comments, and partial taxonomic bibliography. Khan, 2006, Amph. Rept. Pakistan: 63-64, provided an account for Pakistan. Dinesh, Radhakrishnan, Gururaja, and Bhatta, 2009, Rec. Zool. Surv. India, Occas. Pap., 302: 11, recorded the species to occur in Kashmir, India, but did not provide specific localities.

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