Limnonectes rhacodus (Inger, Boeadi, and Taufik, 1996)

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

Rana rhacoda Inger, Boeadi, and Taufik, 1996, Raffles Bull. Zool., 44: 364. Holotype: MZB Amph. 2991, by original designation. Type locality: "Kalang River, Mentaya Hulu Distribt, East Kotawaringin, Central Kalimantan, Indonesia, (1° 25′ S/ 112° 20′ E), from stream 3 m wide in primary forest."

Limnonectes rhacodaHoffmann, 2000, Sauria, Berlin, 22: 7.

Limnonectes rhacodus — Min, Das, and Haas, 2013, Check List, 9: 1588. Correction of gender. 

English Names

None noted.


Northern and central Kalimantan (Borneo), Indonesia); reported in Kubah National Park, Matang Range, and Gunung Penrissen, Padawan, Sarawak, Malaysia; 500 to 1120 m elevation.


Retained in Rana because the authors reject the nomenclatural novelties of Dubois as based on a number of weaknesses summarized in Inger, 1996, Herpetologica, 52: 241-246. See statement of geographic range, habitat, and conservation status in Stuart, Hoffmann, Chanson, Cox, Berridge, Ramani, and Young, 2008, Threatened Amph. World: 629. : 1588-89, provided records for Sarawak, East Malaysia. 

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