Odorrana bacboensis (Bain, Lathrop, Murphy, Orlov, and Ho, 2003)

Class: Amphibia > Order: Anura > Family: Ranidae > Genus: Odorrana > Species: Odorrana bacboensis

Rana (Odorrana) bacboensis Bain, Lathrop, Murphy, Orlov, and Ho, 2003, Am. Mus. Novit., 3417: 32. Holotype: ROM 29534, by original designation. Type locality: "Khe Moi River, approximately 24 km west of Con Cuong village, Con Cuong District, Nghe An Province, Vietnam (18° 56′ 30″ N, 104° 48′ 35″ E)".

Odorrana bacboensisChen, Murphy, Lathrop, Ngo, Orlov, Ho, and Somorjai, 2005, Herpetol. J., 15: 239. Che, Pang, Zhao, Wu, Zhao, and Zhang, 2007, Mol. Phylogenet. Evol., 43: 1-13; by implication; Stuart, 2008, Mol. Phylogenet. Evol., 46: 54.

Huia bacboensisFrost, 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: 368.

English Names

Tonkin Frog (Nguyen, Ho, and Nguyen, 2005, Checklist Amph. Rept. Vietnam: 26).

Distribution

Cascades in forested montane river systems across northern Vietnam (Bac Kan, Tuyen Quang, Lao Cai, Cao Bang, and Nghe An provinces) as well as Bainan Village, Napo County, Guangxi, and Hekou County, Yunnan, both in China adjacent to the Vietnamese border. 

Comment

Bain, Nguyen, and Doan, 2007, Herpetol. Rev., 38: 110, provided the Lao Cai Province, Vietnam, record. Wang, Lau, Yang, Chen, Liu, Pang, and Liu, 2015, Zootaxa, 3999: 238, provided the records for China. Pham, An, Herbst, Bonkowski, Ziegler, and Nguyen, 2017, Bonn Zool. Bull., 66: 37–53, provided records for Cao Bang Province, Vietnam, along with observatons on morphology and natural history. Pham, An, Herbst, Bonkowski, Ziegler, and Nguyen, 2017, Bonn Zool. Bull., 66: 37–53, provided records for Cao Bang Province, Vietnam, along with observatons on morphology and natural history.  

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