Microhyla nanapollexa Bain and Nguyen, 2004

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

Microhyla nanapollexa Bain and Nguyen, 2004, Copeia, 2004: 517. Holotype: AMNH 163686, by original designation. Type locality: "Mount Ngoc Linh, Tra My District, Tra Don Commune, Quang Nam Province (15° 10′ 42″ N, 108° 2′ 32″ E, elevation 1480 m)", Vietnam.

English Names

No-thumb Pigmy Frog (Nguyen, Ho, and Nguyen, 2005, Checklist Amph. Rept. Vietnam: 45).


Mount Ngoc Linh, Quang Nam Province, Vietnam.


Confused with Microhyla palmata prior to its description according to the original publication. 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.

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