Microhyla arboricola Poyarkov, Vassilieva, Orlov, Galoyan, Tran, Le, Kretova, and Geissler, 2014

Class: Amphibia > Order: Anura > Family: Microhylidae > Subfamily: Microhylinae > Genus: Microhyla > Species: Microhyla arboricola

Microhyla arboricola Poyarkov, Vassilieva, Orlov, Galoyan, Tran, Le, Kretova, and Geissler, 2014, Russ. J. Herpetol., 21: 133. Holotype. ZMMU A-5051, by original designation. Type locality: "the environs of Chu Pan Phan Mountain, Chu Yang Sin National Park, Khue Ngoc Dien Commune, Krong Bong District, Dak Lak Province, Vietnam (coordinates 12°23′42″ N 108°21′1.08″ E, elevation". 

English Names

Tree-dwelling Narrow-Mouth Frog (original publication). 

Tree-dwelling Pigmy Narrow-Mouth Frog (original publication). 


Montane evergreen forests at elevations 800–1500 m, in the southern part of the Annamite Mountains in Dak Lak and Khanh Hoa provinces, Vietnam. 


Larval morphology described by Vassilieva, Trounov, Poyarkov, and Galoyan, 2017, Zootaxa, 4247: 413–428. Gorin, Solovyeva, Hasan, Okamiya, Karunarathna, Pawangkhanant, de Silva, Juthong, Milto, Nguyen, Suwannapoom, Haas, Bickford, Das, and Poyarkov, 2020, PeerJ, 8 (e9411): 1–47, placed this species in their Microhyla annectens group and suggested that it is a species complex. 

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