Kalophrynus kiewi Matsui, Eto, Belabut, and Nishikawa, 2017

Class: Amphibia > Order: Anura > Family: Microhylidae > Subfamily: Kalophryninae > Genus: Kalophrynus > Species: Kalophrynus kiewi

Kalophrynus kiewi Matsui, Eto, Belabut, and Nishikawa, 2017, Curr. Herpetol., Kyoto, 36: 78. Holotype: KUHE 49729, by original designation. Type locality: "Gombak Field Station, State of Selangor, Peninsular Malaysia (03°19’ N, 101°45’ E, ca. 200 m a.s.l.)". 

English Names

Malayan Sticky Frog (Poyarkov, Nguyen, Popov, Geissler, Pawangkhanant, Neang, Suwannapoom, and Orlov, 2021, Russ. J. Herpetol., 28 (3A): 38). 


Western (peninsular) Malaysia, in the central states of Pahang and Selangor; peninsular Thailand. 


Previous confused with Kalophrynus pleurostigma according to the original publication. See comment under Kalophrynus pleurostigma for literature addressing this confusion and access to information likely of this species under different names. Niyomwan, Srisom, and Pawangkhanant, 2019, Field Guide Amph. Thailand: 210–211, provided a brief account (photographs, habitat, and range) for Thailand (in Thai). 

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