Glyphoglossus flavus (Kiew, 1984)

Class: Amphibia > Order: Anura > Family: Microhylidae > Subfamily: Microhylinae > Genus: Glyphoglossus > Species: Glyphoglossus flavus

Calluella flava Kiew, 1984, Malayan Nat. J., 37: 163. Holotype: BMNH 1978.1599, by original designation. Type locality: "from the kerangas forest in the FEG Kerangas Plot situated at 190 m above sea level on the trail from Camp 5 to Sungai Berar Camp, Gunung Mulu National Park, Sarawak", Malaysia (Borneo).

Glyphoglossus flavus — Peloso, Frost, Richards, Rodrigues, Donnellan, Matsui, Raxworthy, Biju, Lemmon, Lemmon, and Wheeler, 2016, Cladistics, 32: 140. 

English Names

Borneo' Squat Frog (Frank and Ramus, 1995, Compl. Guide Scient. Common Names Amph. Rept. World: 88).


Known from Gunung Mulu National Park, Sarawak, and Danum Valley Conservation Area in Sabah, Malaysia, and Ulu Temburon National Park, Brunei. 


See identification table by Manthey and Grossmann, 1997, Amph. Rept. Südostasiens: 46, to compare this species with others in the Sunda Shelf region. Sah and Grafe, 2015, Herpetol. Rev., 46: 376, provided a record (as Calluella flava) from Ulu Temburon National Park, Amo District, Temburong, Darussalam, Brunei. 

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