Leptobrachella khasiorum (Das, Tron, Rangad, and Hooroo, 2010)

Class: Amphibia > Order: Anura > Family: Megophryidae > Subfamily: Leptobrachiinae > Genus: Leptobrachella > Species: Leptobrachella khasiorum

Leptolalax khasiorum Das, Tron, Rangad, and Hooroo, 2010, Zootaxa, 2339: 46. Holotype: ZSI A10955, by original designation. Type locality: "Mawphlang (25°26′80.8″N, 91°44′99.8″E, alt. 1,813 m asl.; datum wgs-84), East Khasi Hills District, Meghalaya State, north-east India".

Leptolalax (Lalos) khasiorum — Dubois, Grosjean, Ohler, Adler, and Zhao, 2010, Zootaxa, 2493: 67.

Leptobrachella khasiorum — Chen, Poyarkov, Suwannapoom, Lathrop, Wu, Zhou, Yuan, Jin, Chen, Liu, Nguyen, Nguyen, Duong, Eto, Nishikawa, Matsui, Orlov, Stuart, Brown, Rowley, Murphy, Wang, and Che, 2018, Mol. Phylogenet. Evol., 124: 162, by implication.

English Names

None noted.


Known only from the type locality in subtropical wet forest in the Khasi Hills of Meghalaya, northeastern India.


Ohler, Wollenberg, Grosjean, Hendrix, Vences, Ziegler, and Dubois, 2011, Zootaxa, 3147: 1-83, characterized the species comparatively.

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