Odorrana hosii (Boulenger, 1891)

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

Rana Hosii Boulenger, 1891, Ann. Mag. Nat. Hist., Ser. 6, 8: 290. Holotype: BMNH, by original designation. Type locality: "Borneo, on Mount Dulit", Sarawak, Malaysia.

Rana durheimi Baumann, 1913, Zool. Jahrb., Jena, Abt. Syst., 34: 275. Holotype: NHM, by original designation. Type locality: "Battak-Gebirge von West-Sumatra . . . . aus 800 m Höhe". Synonymy by Boulenger, 1920, Rec. Indian Mus., 20: 199; Van Kampen, 1923, Amph. Indo-Austral. Arch.: 215; Bourret, 1942, Batr. Indochine: 385.

Rana (Hylorana) hosiiBoulenger, 1920, Rec. Indian Mus., 20: 127, 199.

Rana cataracta Smith, 1922, J. Fed. Malay States Mus., 10: 275. Holotype: BMNH (formerly M. Smith 6164). Type locality: "Khao Ram, Nakon Sritamarat Hills, Peninsular Siam, at 300 metres elevation". Synonymy by Smith, 1930, Bull. Raffles Mus., 3: 110; Bourret, 1942, Batr. Indochine: 385.

Rana (Hylarana) hosiiVan Kampen, 1923, Amph. Indo-Austral. Arch.: 215; Iskandar, 1998, Amph. Java Bali: 68.

Staurois hosiiBourret, 1942, Batr. Indochine: 385.

Rana hoseiInger, 1966, Fieldiana, Zool., 52: 187. Misspelling.

Rana (Hylarana) hosiiDubois, 1987 "1986", Alytes, 5: 42, by implication.

Rana (Chalcorana) hosiiDubois, 1992, Bull. Mens. Soc. Linn. Lyon, 61: 328.

Rana (Odorrana) hosiiMatsui, Shimada, Ota, and Tanaka-Ueno, 2005, Mol. Phylogenet. Evol., 37: 740.

Huia hosiiFrost, 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.

Odorrana hosiiChe, Pang, Zhao, Wu, Zhao, and Zhang, 2007, Mol. Phylogenet. Evol., 43: 1-13, by implication; Stuart, 2008, Mol. Phylogenet. Evol., 46: 54.

English Names

Hose's Frog (Cochran, 1961, Living Amph. World: 133; Chan-ard, 2003, Photograph. Guide Amph. Thailand: 134).

Mount Dulit Frog (Frank and Ramus, 1995, Compl. Guide Scient. Common Names Amph. Rept. World: 107).

Green Tree Frog (Kiew, 1987, Malayan Nat. J., 41: 422).

Poisonous Rock Frog (Iskandar, 1998, Amph. Java Bali: 68; Das, 2007, Amph. Rept. Brunei: 62; Grismer, 2012, Field Guide Amph. Rept. Seribuat Arch.: 80).

Distribution

Peninsular Thailand and peninsular Myanmar, Malaya, Sumatra, and Borneo.

Comment

Subgenus Chalcorana of Dubois, 1992, Bull. Mens. Soc. Linn. Lyon, 61: 326. See accounts by Boulenger, 1920, Rec. Indian Mus., 20: 199; Bourret, 1942, Batr. Indochine: 385-387 (as Staurois hosii), Taylor, 1962, Univ. Kansas Sci. Bull., 43: 465-468, and by Inger, 1966, Fieldiana, Zool., 52: 187-191. See also Berry, 1975, Amph. Fauna Peninsular Malaysia: 69-70, and Iskandar, 1998, Amph. Java Bali: 68-69 (who noted that this very variable species might represent a complex of species). See brief account and photo by Manthey and Grossmann, 1997, Amph. Rept. Südostasiens: 110-111. Malkmus, Manthey, Vogel, Hoffmann, and Kosuch, 2002, Amph. Rept. Mount Kinabalu: 161-162, provided an account. Chan-ard, 2003, Photograph. Guide Amph. Thailand: 134-135, provided a very brief account, map for Thailand, and photograph. Das, 2007, Amph. Rept. Brunei: 62, provided a photograph and brief account, as Rana hosii. Wogan, Vindum, Wilkinson, Koo, Slowinski, Win, Thin, Kyi, Oo, Lwin, and Shein, 2008, Hamadryad, 33: 87, provided the first record for Tanintharyi Division, peninsular Myanmar. See brief account by Grismer, 2012, Field Guide Amph. Rept. Seribuat Arch.: 78-80, for the Seribuat Archipelago, West Malaysia. Sumarli, Grismer, Anuar, Muin, and Quah, 2015, Check List, 11(4, Art. 1679): 14 reported specimens from Lata Tembaka and Lata Beltan, Terregganu, West Malaysia, and briefly reported on their morphology and habitat.

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