Panophrys zhoui (Shi, Zhang, Xie, Jiang, Liu, Ding, Luan, and Wang, 2020)

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

Megophrys zhoui Shi, Zhang, Xie, Jiang, Liu, Ding, Luan, and Wang, 2020, ZooKeys, 977: 133. Holotype: CIBMT171053, by original designation. Type locality: "vicinity of Renqingbeng Temple, Medog County, Tibet Autonomous Region, China (29.304832°N, 95.361682°E, 2003 m)". http://zoobank.org/8E90115E-03A7-440A-9A57-60F8D8489492 

Panophrys zhoui — Here (11 February 2021), based on molecular tree presented in the original placing this as the sister of Panophrys vegrandis + Panophrys yeae

English Names

Zhou’s Horned Toad (original publication). 

Distribution

Known only from the type locality (vicinity of Renqingbeng Temple, Medog County, Tibet Autonomous Region, China). 

Comment

Stated to be closely related to 

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