Odorrana nasuta Li, Ye, and Fei, 2001

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

English Names

Hainan Bamboo-leaf Frog (Fei, Ye, and Jiang, 2010, Colored Atlas of Chinese Amph.: 324).


Qiongzhong, Lingshui, and Baisha on Hainan Island, China, 350–850 m elevation.


Confused with Rana versabilis prior to its description. Ye and Fei, 2001, Acta Zool. Sinica, 47: 528-534, placed this in their Odorrana livida group. See photograph, map, description of geographic range and habitat, and conservation status (as Rana nasuta) in Stuart, Hoffmann, Chanson, Cox, Berridge, Ramani, and Young, 2008, Threatened Amph. World: 508. Fei, Hu, Ye, and Huang, 2009, Fauna Sinica, Amph. 3: 1203-1207, provided an account, figures, and map for China. Fei, Ye, and Jiang, 2010, Colored Atlas of Chinese Amph.: 324, provided a brief account including photographs. Fei, Ye, and Jiang, 2012, Colored Atlas Chinese Amph. Distr.: 364, provided an account (as Bamburana nasuta), photographs, and a range map. 

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