Panophrys wugongensis (J. Wang, Lyu, and Y.Y. Wang, 2019)

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

Megophrys (Panophrys) wugongensisJ. Wang, Lyu & Y.Y. Wang in Wang, Lyu, Liu, Liao, Zeng, Zhao, Li, and Wang, 2019, ZooKeys, 851: 149. Holotype: SYS a002625, by original designation. Type locality: "Yangshimu Scenic Area (27°34'47.93"N, 114°15'7.34"E; 550 m a.s.l.), Pingxiang City, Jiangxi Province, China." 

Panophrys wugonensis — Lyu, Zeng, Wang, Liu, Huang, Li, and Wang, 2021, Zootaxa, 4927: 13. 

English Names

Wugongshan Horned Toad (original publication). 


Known only from the type locality, Yangshimu Scenic Area, Pingxiang City, Jiangxi Province at approximate 550 m elevation, and Wugongshan Scenic Area, Ji’an City, Jiangxi Province at approximate 1050–1080 m elevation, all located in the Luoxiao Mountains in eastern China; found in leaf litter near a stream in the bamboo forest. 

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