Ansonia kyaiktiyoensis Quah, Grismer, Wood, Thura, Oaks, and Lin, 2019

Class: Amphibia > Order: Anura > Family: Bufonidae > Genus: Ansonia > Species: Ansonia kyaiktiyoensis

Ansonia kyaiktiyoensis Quah, Grismer, Wood, Thura, Oaks, and Lin, 2019, Zootaxa, 4656: 555. Holotype: LSUHC 14066, by original designation. Type locality: "in proximity of a stream below the Kyaiktiyo Pagoda, Mon State, Myanmar (97.099379 N, 17.478863 E, 1033 m in elevation)".

English Names

Golden Rock Slender Toad (original publication). 

Golden Rock Stream Toad (Zug, 2022, Smithson. Contrib. Zool., 653: 14). 


Known only from the forested hills near the Kyaiktiyo Pagoda in Mon state, southeastern Myanmar. 


Most closely related to Ansonia inthanon, according to the original publication. Zug, 2022, Smithson. Contrib. Zool., 653: 13–14, discussed identification, habitat, and range in Myanmar. 

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