Panophrys chishuiensis (Xu, Li, Liu, Wei, and Wang, 2020)

Class: Amphibia > Order: Anura > Family: Megophryidae > Subfamily: Megophryinae > Genus: Panophrys > Species: Panophrys chishuiensis

Megophrys chishuiensis Xu, Li, Liu, Wei, and Wang, 2020, ZooKeys, 943: 127. Holotype: CIBCS 20190518031, by original designation. Type locality: "Chishui National Nature Reserve, Chishui City, Guizhou Province, China (28.436708N, 105.997794E, ca. 460 m a.s.l.)".  http://zoobank.org/20B6A80B-E937-4443-88A2-E357B77DB6CA 

Panophrys chishuiensis — Here (11 February 2021); provisional generic assignment based on the original statement of relationship to Panophrys jiangi

English Names

None noted. 

Distribution

Known only from the type locality, Chishui National Nature Reserve, Chishui City, Guizhou Province, China at elevations between 270–604 m. 

Comment

Closely related to Megophrys minor and Megophrys jiangi (both now in Panophrys) according to the original publication; presumably in the subgenus Panophrys on this basis. 

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