Leptobrachella platycephala (Dehling, 2012)

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

Leptolalax platycephalus Dehling, 2012, Sauria, Berlin, 34: 10. Holotype: BMNH 1967.2297, by original designation. Type locality: "Camp IV, 5000 ft. [ca. 1524 m], Gunung Benom, Pahang, Malaysia". 

Leptobrachella platycephala — 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 (Gunug Benom, Pahang, West Malaysia).

Geographic Occurrence

Natural Resident: Malaysia, Malaysia, West (Peninsular)

Endemic: Malaysia, Malaysia, West (Peninsular)


Confused with Leptolalax gracilis prior to its naming according to the original publication.

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