Leptobrachella rowleyae (Nguyen, Poyarkov, Le, Vo, Ninh, Duong, Murphy, and Sang, 2018)

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

Leptolalax rowleyae Nguyen, Poyarkov, Le, Vo, Ninh, Duong, Murphy, and Sang, 2018, Zootaxa, 4388: 7. Holotype: ITBCZ 2783, by original designation. Type locality: "a small hole under a rock near the headwater of a small stream with 1.5–2.0 m in width in evergreen tropical forest in Son Tra NR, Da Nang City, Vietnam (16.12754°N, 108.24634°E, ca. 380 m a.s.l.)". 

Leptobrachella rowleyae — 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

Rowley’s Litter Toad (Poyarkov, Nguyen, Popov, Geissler, Pawangkhanant, Neang, Suwannapoom, and Orlov, 2021, Russ. J. Herpetol., 28 (3A): 31).


Known only from Son Tra Peninsula, Da Nang City, Vietnam. 

Geographic Occurrence

Natural Resident: Vietnam

Endemic: Vietnam


In the Leptolalax applebyi species group according to the original publication. 

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