Panophrys ombrophila (Messenger and Dahn, 2019)

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

Megophrys (Panophrys) ombrophila Messenger and Dahn in Messenger, Dahn, Liang, Xie, Wang, and Lu, 2019, Zootaxa, 4554: 575. Holotype: WUYI2014101, by original designation. Type locality: "a bamboo plantation. . . outside Guadun village, Wuyishan National Nature Reserve (27.735980ºN 117.640810ºE, 1242 m above sea level), Wuyi City, Fujian Province, China". zoobank.org/urn:lsid:zoobank.org:pub:66A87D4F-6323-4D1D-ADCE-28487EC263E4

Panophrys ombrophila — Lyu, Zeng, Wang, Liu, Huang, Li, and Wang, 2021, Zootaxa, 4927: 15.

English Names

Yu Shen Horned Toad (original publication). 

Distribution

Known only from within 1 km of the type locality (Guadun Village, Wuyishan National Nature Reserve, Fujian Province, China, 1242 m elevation). 

Comment

Of named species, most closely related to Megophrys obesa, according to the original publication. 

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