Ingerophrynus celebensis (Günther, 1859)

Class: Amphibia > Order: Anura > Family: Bufonidae > Genus: Ingerophrynus > Species: Ingerophrynus celebensis

Bufo celebensis Günther, 1859 "1858", Cat. Batr. Sal. Coll. Brit. Mus.: 60. Syntypes: BMNH, by original designation; BMNH 1947.2.10.71–72 (formerly 1848.8.19.23 and 1944.2.2293b), by museum reocrds. Type localities: "Celebes" (= Sulawesi, Indonesia) and "India" (apparently in error).

Chilophryne celebensisCope, 1862, Proc. Acad. Nat. Sci. Philadelphia, 14: 358.

Bufo celebensisSteindachner, 1867, Reise Österreichischen Fregatte Novara, Zool., Amph.: 44.

Leptophryne leiogaster Steindachner, 1867, Reise Österreichischen Fregatte Novara, Zool., Amph.: 44. Nomen nudum proposed as a junior synonym of Bufo celebensis and attributed to Fitzinger.

Ingerophrynus celebensisFrost, Grant, Faivovich, Bain, Haas, Haddad, de Sá, Channing, Wilkinson, Donnellan, Raxworthy, Campbell, Blotto, Moler, Drewes, Nussbaum, Lynch, Green, and Wheeler, 2006, Bull. Am. Mus. Nat. Hist., 297: 365.

English Names

Celebes Toad (Frank and Ramus, 1995, Compl. Guide Scient. Common Names Amph. Rept. World: 41).


Sulawesi I., Indonesia.


Evans, Melnick, Cannatella, Supriatna, Andayani, and Setiadi, 2003, Evolution, 57: 1436-1443, reported on mtDNA phylogeography.

External links:

Please note: these links will take you to external websites not affiliated with the American Museum of Natural History. We are not responsible for their content.