Limnonectes dammermani (Mertens, 1929)

Class: Amphibia > Order: Anura > Family: Dicroglossidae > Subfamily: Dicroglossinae > Genus: Limnonectes > Species: Limnonectes dammermani

Rana microdisca dammermani Mertens, 1929, Zool. Anz., 86: 68. Holotype: SMF 22100, according to Mertens, 1967, Senckenb. Biol., 48(A): 45, and Iskandar and Mumpuni, 2003 "2002", Hamadryad, 27: 126. Type locality: "Sembaloen-Hochebene, 1200 m Höhe, Lombok" I., Indonesia.

Rana dammermanniBarbour and Loveridge, 1946, Bull. Mus. Comp. Zool., 96: 183. Incorrect subsequent spelling.

Limnonectes (Limnonectes) dammermaniDubois, 1987 "1986", Alytes, 5: 63.

English Names

Dammerman's Wart Frog (Frank and Ramus, 1995, Compl. Guide Scient. Common Names Amph. Rept. World: 99).


Flores, Sumbawa, and Lombok islands in the Lesser Sunda Islands, up to at least 1200 m elevation.

Geographic Occurrence

Natural Resident: Indonesia

Endemic: Indonesia


In the Limnonectes (Limnonectes) microdiscus group of Dubois, 1987 "1986", Alytes, 5: 63, who elevated this taxon from a subspecies of Rana microdisca. See statement of geographic range, habitat, and conservation status in Stuart, Hoffmann, Chanson, Cox, Berridge, Ramani, and Young, 2008, Threatened Amph. World: 629. See comment under Limnonectes kadarsani. 

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