Nidirana occidentalis Lyu, Yang, and Wang, 2020

Class: Amphibia > Order: Anura > Family: Ranidae > Genus: Nidirana > Species: Nidirana occidentalis

Nidirana occidentalis Lyu, Yang, and Wang in Lyu, Chen, Yang, Zeng, Wang, Zhao, Wan, Pang, and Wang, 2020, Zootaxa, 4861: 55. Holotype: SYS a003776, by original designation. Type locality: "Dahaoping (24.9846°N, 98.7376°E; ca 1600 m a.s.l.), Mt. Gaoligong, Yunnan Province, PR China". 

English Names

Western Yunnan Music Frog (original designation). 

Distribution

Highlands of Yunnan, China, west of the Red River. 

Comment

The sister taxon of Nidirana pleuraden, and previously confused with that species, according to the original publication. 

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