Bufo exiguus Qi, Lyu, Song, Wei, Zhong, and Wang, 2023

Class: Amphibia > Order: Anura > Family: Bufonidae > Genus: Bufo > Species: Bufo exiguus

Bufo exiguus Qi, Lyu, Song, Wei, Zhong, and Wang, 2023, Vert. Zool., Senckenberg, 73: 682. Holotype: SYS a005790, by original designation. Type locality: "Mt. Nankun (23˚38′31″ N, 113˚50′53″ E; 564 m a.s.l.), Longmen County, Huizhou City, Guangdong Province, China." https://zoobank.org/4CCAB971-D935-4E34-B16F-447BD54AC947

English Names

Guangdong Stream Toad (original publication). 


Known only from the type locality on Mount Nankun, Longmen County, Guangdong, China, although historical records of Bufo cryptotympanicus from Heyuan City and Shaoguan City may be referrable to this species. 

Geographic Occurrence

Natural Resident: China, People's Republic of

Endemic: China, People's Republic of


MtDNA markers and comparative morphology detailed in the original publication, where it was noted this species had previously been confused with Bufo cryptotympanicus

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