Limnonectes selatan Matsui, Belabut, and Ahmad, 2014

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

Limnonectes selatan Matsui, Belabut, and Ahmad, 2014, Zootaxa, 3881:86. Holotype. UKMHC 529, by original designation. Type locality: "Genting Highlands, State of Pahang, Malaysia (3°24′ N, 101°46′ E, 1069 m a.s.l.". 

English Names

None noted. 


Peninsular Malaysia: Genting Highlands, State of Pahang (1069 m elevation.); Ulu Gombak, State of Selangor (200 m elevation); presumed to be more widespread and found in elevation from 200 to 1069 m. 


Confused with Limnonectes kuhlii in earlier literature but actually evolutionary substantially distant from that species, according to the original publication. See comments on morphology and natural history in West Malaysia by Chan, Muin, Anuar, Andam, Razak, and Aziz, 2019, Check List, 15: 1055–1069. 

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