Megophrys lekaguli Stuart, Chuaynkern, Chan-ard, and Inger, 2006

Class: Amphibia > Order: Anura > Family: Megophryidae > Subfamily: Megophryinae > Genus: Megophrys > Species: Megophrys lekaguli

Megophrys lekaguli Stuart, Chuaynkern, Chan-ard, and Inger, 2006, Fieldiana, Zool., N.S., 1543: 3. Holotype: FMNH 213946 (, by original designation. Type locality: "Khao Soi Dao Wildlife Sanctuary, Chantaburi Province, Thailand, 600-700 m elevation".

Xenophrys lekaguliFrost, 2007, Amph. Spec. World, vers. 5.1, by implication of statement included in original publication; Chen, Zhou, Poyarkov, Stuart, Brown, Lathrop, Wang, Yuan, Jiang, Hou, Chen, Suwannapoom, Nguyen, Duong, Papenfuss, Murphy, Zhang, and Che, 2016, Mol. Phylogenet. Evol., 106: 41.

Megophrys (Xenophrys) lekaguli — Mahony, Foley, Biju, and Teeling, 2017, Mol. Biol. Evol., 34: 755. 

English Names

None noted.


Chanthaburi and Sa Kaeo Provinces, eastern Thailand; Phnom Samkos Wildlife Sanctuary, Cambodia. 


Most similar to Megophrys major and Megophrys auralensis according to the original publication. Neang, Chhin, Meang, and Hun, 2014 "2013", Cambodian J. Nat. Hist., 2013: 66–72, reported the species from Phnom Samkos Wildlife Sanctuary, Cambodia, and noted that previous records of Megophrys auralensis from this locality were misidentified. 

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