Leptobrachella mangshanensis (Hou, Zhang, Hu, Li, Shi, Chen, Mo, and Wang, 2018)

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

Leptolalax mangshanensis Hou, Zhang, Hu, Li, Shi, Chen, Mo, and Wang, 2018, Zootaxa, 4444: 251. Holotype: MSZTC 201720, by original designation. Type localitY: "a rock crevice in a secondary forest near a stream (24.981166°N, 112.918988°E, 709 m a.s.l.), Yi Ping, Mangshan Nature Reserve, Hunan Province", China. http://zoobank.org/urn:lsid:zoobank.org:pub:FD3B9264-7552-4F28-8B51-A3C32B320486

Leptobrachella mangshanensis — Here (11 July 2018). Generic transfer due to the appearance of  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, which appeared while the description was in press; Wang, Ren, Chen, Lyu, Guo, Jiang, Chen, Li, Guo, Wang, and Che, 2020, Biodiversity Sci., 28: 199. 

English Names

None noted. 


Rocky streams in evergreen secondary forests, Mangshan Nature Reserve between 500–1600 m elevation, Hunan Province, China. 

Geographic Occurrence

Natural Resident: China, People's Republic of

Endemic: China, People's Republic of

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