Odorrana lipuensis Mo, Chen, Wu, Zhang, and Zhou, 2015

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

Odorrana lipuensis Mo, Chen, Wu, Zhang, and Zhou, 2015, Asian Herpetol. Res., 6: 12. Holotype: NHMG1306001, by original designation. Type locality: "a completely dark karst cave of Lipu County, Guangxi, China (110° 26´ E, 24° 38´ N; altitude: 182 m a.s.l.)".  

Distribution

Known from the type locality (karst cave of Lipu County) in Guangxi, China, 182 m elevation, and from Cao Bang Province, Vietnam.  

Comment

Most similar to Odorrana schmackeri and Odorrana yizhangensis according to the original publication.  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 noting some morphological differences between the Vietnamese and Chinese animals. 

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