Pelophryne rhopophilia Inger and Stuebing, 1996

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

Pelophryne rhopophilius Inger and Stuebing, 1996, Raffles Bull. Zool., 44: 547. Holotype: FMNH 252422, by original designation. Type locality: "Bukit Lanjak, 815 m, Lubok Antu District, Second Division, Sarawak", Malaysia.

Pelophryne rhopophiliaFrost, 2006, Amph. Spec. World, vers. 4.0. Correction in gender.

English Names

None noted.


Known only from the region of the type locality (Sarawak, Malaysia) and likely in adjacent West Kalimantan, Indonesia, on Borneo.

Geographic Occurrence

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

Likely/Controversially Present: Indonesia

Endemic: Malaysia, Malaysia, East (Sarawak and/or Sabah)


See photograph, map, description of geographic range and habitat, and conservation status in Stuart, Hoffmann, Chanson, Cox, Berridge, Ramani, and Young, 2008, Threatened Amph. World: 203.

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