Kaloula latidisca Chan, Grismer, and Brown, 2014

Class: Amphibia > Order: Anura > Family: Microhylidae > Subfamily: Microhylinae > Genus: Kaloula > Species: Kaloula latidisca

Kaloula latidisca Chan, Grismer, and Brown, 2014, Zootaxa, 3900: 574. Holotype: KU 336666, by original designation. Type locality: "Gubir, Kedah, Peninsular Malaysia (6° 8'24.56"N 100°50'53.58"E; 180 m a.s.l)".

English Names

Wide-disked Narrow-mouthed Frog (original publication). 

Malayan Painted Bullfrog (Zug and Mulcahy, 2020 "2019", Amph. Rept. S. Tanintharyi: 44). 

Wide-disked Bullfrog (Poyarkov, Nguyen, Popov, Geissler, Pawangkhanant, Neang, Suwannapoom, and Orlov, 2021, Russ. J. Herpetol., 28 (3A): 39). 

White-disked Painted Frog (Zug, 2022, Smithson. Contrib. Zool., 653: 30).

Distribution

Currently known from peninsular Myanmar (Tanintharyi), peninsular Thailand and Malaya. 

Comment

Confused with Kaloula baleata prior to its naming according to the original publication. Mulcahy, Lee, Miller, Chand, Thura, and Zug, 2018, ZooKeys, 757: 95, provided a genetically confirmed record from Taninthary Division, southern Myanmar. Zug and Mulcahy, 2020 "2019", Amph. Rept. S. Tanintharyi: 44, provided a brief account for South Tanintharyi, peninsular Myanmar. Niyomwan, Srisom, and Pawangkhanant, 2019, Field Guide Amph. Thailand: 212–213, provided a brief account (photographs, habitat, and range) for Thailand (in Thai). Poyarkov, Nguyen, Popov, Geissler, Pawangkhanant, Neang, Suwannapoom, and Orlov, 2021, Russ. J. Herpetol., 28 (3A): 39, noted that their unpublished mtDNA data confirms presence in Thailand. Zug, 2022, Smithson. Contrib. Zool., 653: 30, briefly discussed identification, habitat, and range in Myanmar. 

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