Pelophryne albotaeniata Barbour, 1938

Class: Amphibia > Order: Anura > Family: Bufonidae > Genus: Pelophryne > Species: Pelophryne albotaeniata

Pelophryne albotaeniata Barbour, 1938, Proc. Biol. Soc. Washington, 51: 194. Holotype: MCZ 23291, by original designation. Type locality: "at an altitude of 4500 ft. on Thumb Peak, Palawan", Philippines.

Pelophryne albotaeniata albotaeniataInger, 1954, Fieldiana, Zool., 33: 233.

English Names

White-striped Flathead Toad (Frank and Ramus, 1995, Compl. Guide Scient. Common Names Amph. Rept. World: 45).


Forests of Palawan Island, Philippines.

Geographic Occurrence

Natural Resident: Philippines

Endemic: Philippines


Inger, 1966, Fieldiana, Zool., 52: 89, noted that Pelophryne albotaeniata might be subspecifically related to Pelophryne misera. See map, description of geographic range and habitat, and conservation status in Stuart, Hoffmann, Chanson, Cox, Berridge, Ramani, and Young, 2008, Threatened Amph. World: 202.

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