Limnonectes heinrichi (Ahl, 1933)

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

Rana (Rana) heinrichi Ahl, 1933, Mitt. Zool. Mus. Berlin, 19: 581. Holotype: ZMB. Type locality: "Nord-Celebes (Ile-Ile, 500 m)", Indonesia.

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

English Names

Heinrich's Wart Frog (Frank and Ramus, 1995, Compl. Guide Scient. Common Names Amph. Rept. World: 100).


Lowlands of North Sulawesi Province, Sulawesi, Indonesia, below 810 m elevation.

Geographic Occurrence

Natural Resident: Indonesia

Endemic: Indonesia


In the Limnonectes (Limnonectes) grunniens group of Dubois, 1987 "1986", Alytes, 5: 63. See map, description of geographic range and habitat, and conservation status in Stuart, Hoffmann, Chanson, Cox, Berridge, Ramani, and Young, 2008, Threatened Amph. World: 482. McLeod, 2010, Mol. Phylogenet. Evol., 56: 991–1000, suggested that nominal Limnonectes heinrichi is composed of a complex of species. Karin, Krone, Frederick, Hamidy, Laksono, Amini, Arida, Arifin, Bach, Bos, Jennings, Riyanto, Scarpetta, Stubbs, and McGuire, 2023, PeerJ, 11(e15766): 1–19, reported on elevational range in northern Sulawesi.

External links:

Please note: these links will take you to external websites not affiliated with the American Museum of Natural History. We are not responsible for their content.