Platymantis diesmosi Brown and Gonzalez, 2007

Class: Amphibia > Order: Anura > Family: Ceratobatrachidae > Subfamily: Ceratobatrachinae > Genus: Platymantis > Species: Platymantis diesmosi

Platymantis diesmosi Brown and Gonzalez, 2007, Copeia, 2007: 253. Holotype: PNM 8499, by original designation. Type locality: "Philippines, Luzon Island, Albay Province, municipality of Tiwi, Barangay Banshaw, Sitio Purok 7, area known locally as 'Tamagong,' 950 m above sea level, NW slope of Mt. Malinao, 13° 26′ 12″ N, 123° 35′ 24″ E".

Platymantis (Tahananpuno) diesmosi — Brown, Siler, Richards, Diesmos, and Cannatella, 2015, Zool. J. Linn. Soc., 174: 146. 

English Names

None noted.


Municipalities of Tiwi and Malinao on Mount Malinao, Albay Province, Bicol Peninsula, Luzon Island, Philippines.

Geographic Occurrence

Natural Resident: Philippines

Endemic: Philippines


Combines the characteristics of the Platymantis guentheri and Platymantis dorsalis groups according to the original publication.

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