Leptobrachium mouhoti Stuart, Sok, and Neang, 2006

Class: Amphibia > Order: Anura > Family: Megophryidae > Subfamily: Leptobrachiinae > Genus: Leptobrachium > Species: Leptobrachium mouhoti

Leptobrachium mouhoti Stuart, Sok, and Neang, 2006, Raffles Bull. Zool., 54: 131. Holotype: FMNH 262756, by original designation. Type locality: "in shallow water among tree roots at bank of O Doeung Por Stream in hilly evergreen forest, near 12° 18′ 08.4″ N, 107° 03′ 08.1″ E, 500 m elev., Seima Biodiversity Conservation Area, O'Rang District, Mondolkiri Province, Cambodia".

Leptobrachium (Leptobrachium) mouhotiDelorme, Dubois, Grosjean, and Ohler, 2006, Alytes, 24: 12.

Leptobrachium (Vibrissaphora) mouhotiMatsui, Hamidy, Murphy, Khonsue, Yambun Imbun, Shimada, Ahmad, Belabut, and Jiang, 2010, Mol. Phylogenet. Evol., 56: 269.

English Names

None noted.


Known only from the region of the type locality (O'Rang District, Mondolkiri Province, Cambodia) and from there 300 km north to the Ngoc Linh Mountain, Quang Nam Province, Vietnam (therefore presumably found through the entire Truong Son/Annamite range).


Bain and Nguyen, 2006, Herpetol. Rev., 37: 358, provide the record for Vietnam. Stuart, Rowley, Tran, Le, and Hoang, 2011, Zootaxa, 2804: 36, suggested that the likelihood of Leptobrachium mouhoti and Leptobrachium pullum being conspecific should be investigated.

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