Leptobrachella laui (Sung, Yang, and Wang, 2014)

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

Leptolalax (Lalos) laui Sung, Yang, and Wang, 2014, Asian Herpetol. Res., 5: 86. Holotype: SYS a002057, adult male, from a rocky stream (width 1.5 m) in a secondary forest in Tai Mo Shan Country Park, Hong Kong (22.41057° N, 114.11794° E, 680 m a.s.l. See comment under Leptobrachella regarding this subgenus. 

Leptobrachella laui — 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

Lau's Leaf Little Toad (original publication). 


Hong Kong as well as Wutongshan National Forest Park, Shenzhen City, Guangdong Province, China. 


Confused with Leptolalax liui prior to its naming, and the sister taxon of that species, according to the original publication. 

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