Leptobrachella marmorata (Matsui, Zainudin, and Nishikawa, 2014)

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

Leptolalax marmoratus Matsui, Zainudin, and Nishikawa, 2014, Zool. Sci., Tokyo, 31: 775. Holotype: KUHE 53193, by original designation. Type locality: "Annah Rais, Padawan, Kuching Division, Sarawak, Malaysia (01° 08′ 35″ N, 110° 15′ 47″ E, 71 m a.s.l.)". 

Leptobrachella marmorata — 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. 


Southwestern region of Sarawak: besides the type locality, Annah Rais, Padawan, Kuching Division, the species is recorded from Sungei Regu, Padawan; Ranchan, Serian, Samarahan Division; Gunung Penrissen, Kuching Division, all 52–905 m in elevation; also reported from Bukit Baka Bukit Raya National Park, West Kalimantan Province, Indonesia (Borneo), 182 m elevation. 

Geographic Occurrence

Natural Resident: Indonesia, Malaysia, Malaysia, East (Sarawak and/or Sabah)


Previously confused, in part, with Leptolalax hamidi, according to the original publication. Reported from Bukit Baka Bukit Raya National Park, Kalimantan Province (Borneo), Indonesia by Ujang, Hadimar, Llano-Sánchez, Maiwald, and Das, 2021, Herpetol. Rev., 52: 77. 

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