Occidozyga myanhessei (Kohler, Vargas, Than, and Thammachoti, 2021)

Class: Amphibia > Order: Anura > Family: Dicroglossidae > Subfamily: Occidozyginae > Genus: Occidozyga > Species: Occidozyga myanhessei

Phrynoglossus myanhessei Kohler, Vargas, Than, and Thammachoti in Köhler, Vargas, Than, Schell, Janke, Pauls, and Thammachoti, 2021, Vert. Zool., Senckenberg, 71: 7. Holotype: SMF 103841, by original designation. Type locality: "East Yangon University (16.77737, 96.24065; 17 m a.s.l.), Thanlyin, Yangon, Myanmar". http://zoobank.org/4D51EF6E-E61D-4A91-90EC-56B160400126 

Occidozyga myanhessei — Lyu, Wang, Zeng, Luo, Zhang, Guo, Ren, Qi, Mo, and Wang, 2022, Vert. Zool., Senckenberg, 72: 495. 

English Names

None noted. 


South-central and southern (not peninsular) Myanmar. 

Geographic Occurrence

Natural Resident: Myanmar

Endemic: Myanmar


External morphology, advertisement call, and mtDNA tree placement were detailed in the original publication. 

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