Ingerophrynus philippinicus (Boulenger, 1887)

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

Bufo philippinicus Boulenger, 1887, Ann. Mag. Nat. Hist., Ser. 5, 19: 348. Holotype: BMNH, by original designation; holotype is 1879.4.16.9 (reregistered 1947.2.21.89) according to museum records. Type locality: "Puerta Princesa, [Palawan,], Philippine Islands".

Bufo biporcatus philippinicusInger, 1954, Fieldiana, Zool., 33: 225.

Bufo philippinicusIskandar, 1998, Amph. Java Bali: 46.

Ingerophrynus philippinicusFrost, 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

None noted.


Palawan Island group (Balabac, Palawan, Dumaran, Culion and Busuanga), Philippines.

Geographic Occurrence

Natural Resident: Philippines

Endemic: Philippines


Removed from the synonymy of Ingerophrynus biporcatus (as Bufo) by Iskandar, 1998, Amph. Java Bali: 46, where it had been placed by Inger, 1954, Fieldiana, Zool., 33: 225 and formerly in the synonymy with Ingerophrynus divergens by Boulenger, 1894, Ann. Mag. Nat. Hist., Ser. 6, 14: 88, and Taylor, 1920, Philipp. J. Sci., 16: 221.

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