Leptolalax puhoatensis Rowley, Dau, and Cao, 2017

Class: Amphibia > Order: Anura > Family: Megophryidae > Genus: Leptolalax > Species: Leptolalax puhoatensis

Leptolalax puhoatensis Rowley, Dau, and Cao, 2017, Zootaxa, 4273: 67. Holotype: VNMN 2016 A.22, by original designaiton. Type locality: "in seep in evergreen forest at Pu Hoat Nature Reserve, Nghe An Province, Vietnam (19.6983º N, 104.7373º E, 1177 m a.s.l; . . . )". http://zoobank.org/urn:lsid:zoobank.org:pub:6490C8FD-9449-4F1F-9F3B-FFBD6C5B90D7

Distribution

Kown only from Pu Hoat Nature Reserve in Nghe An Province, Vietnam, 1123–1352 m elevation; probably extends further into adjoining areas such as the adjacent forested areas in Nghe An Province as well as parts of eastern Huaphanh Province, Laos.

Comment

The sister taxon of Leptolalax petrops according to the original publication. 

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