Limnonectes fastigatus Stuart, Schoen, Nelson, Maher, Neang, Rowley, and McLeod, 2020

Class: Amphibia > Order: Anura > Family: Dicroglossidae > Subfamily: Dicroglossinae > Genus: Limnonectes > Species: Limnonectes fastigatus

Limnonectes fastigatus Stuart, Schoen, Nelson, Maher, Neang, Rowley, and McLeod, 2020, Zootaxa, 4894: 459. Holotype: MVZ 258214, by original designation. Type locality: "Cambodia, Ratanakiri Province, Veunsai District, Virachey National Park, at 14.19287°N, 106.99612°E, 650 m elev." http://zoobank.org/urn:lsid:zoobank.org:pub:3AA24000-2F39-4DB4-A5FD-608C9CE7D317

English Names

Virachey Fanged Frog (Poyarkov, Nguyen, Popov, Geissler, Pawangkhanant, Neang, Suwannapoom, and Orlov, 2021, Russ. J. Herpetol., 28 (3A): 23). 

Distribution

Known only from Virachey National Park, Veunsai District, Ratanakiri Province, northeastern Cambodia; eastern Kon Tum Province, Vietnam. 

Comment

In the Limnonectes kuhlii complex and the sister taxon of Limnonectes kiziriani, according to the original publication. Poyarkov, Nguyen, Popov, Geissler, Pawangkhanant, Neang, Suwannapoom, and Orlov, 2021, Russ. J. Herpetol., 28 (3A): 23, reported the species from eastern Kon Tum Province, Vietnam, the identity confirmed by mtDNA analysis. 

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