Ansonia latidisca Inger, 1966

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

Ansonia latidisca Inger, 1966, Fieldiana, Zool., 52: 108. Holotype: RMNH 10677, by original designation. Type locality: "Mount Damus, Sambas, Kalimantan", Indonesia (Borneo).

English Names

Sambas Stream Toad (Frank and Ramus, 1995, Compl. Guide Scient. Common Names Amph. Rept. World: 39).


Mount Damus, near Sambus in western Kalimantan (Borneo), Indonesia and on nearby Mount Penrissen in western Sarawak, Malaysia.

Geographic Occurrence

Natural Resident: Indonesia, Malaysia, Malaysia, East (Sarawak and/or Sabah)


See identification table by Manthey and Grossmann, 1997, Amph. Rept. Südostasiens: 26, to compare this species with others in the Sunda Shelf region. See map, description of geographic range and habitat, and conservation status in Stuart, Hoffmann, Chanson, Cox, Berridge, Ramani, and Young, 2008, Threatened Amph. World: 157. Matsui, Nishikawa, Yeo, and Eto, 2012, Curr. Herpetol., Kyoto, 31: 87-96, provided an extended account and phylogenetic placement on the basis of molecular evidence. Ong and Das, 2019, Herpetol. Rev., 50: 445–449, reported on the advertisement call. 

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