Microhyla nepenthicola Das and Haas, 2010

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

Microhyla (Microhyla) nepenthicola Das and Haas, 2010, Zootaxa, 2571: 40. Holotype: ZRC A.12431, by original designation. Type locality: "from near 1,000 feet marker, Summit Trail, Gunung Serapi (01°36′24″N, 110°11′24″E [WGS84]), Kubah National Park, Matang Range, Sarawak, East Malaysia (Borneo); altitude ca. 300 m asl." 

Microhyla nephenticola — Zainudin and Alaudin, 2018, Malaysian Appl. Biol., 47: 15. Incorrect subsequent spelling. 

English Names

Matan Narrow-mouthed Frog (Haas, Das, Hertwig, Bublies, and Schulz-Schaeffer, 2022, Guide to the Tadpoles of Borneo: 309).

Distribution

Sandstone massifs of western Sarawak, Malaysia. 

Comment

Removed from the synonymy of Microhyla borneensis by Gorin, Solovyeva, Hasan, Okamiya, Karunarathna, Pawangkhanant, de Silva, Juthong, Milto, Nguyen, Suwannapoom, Haas, Bickford, Das, and Poyarkov, 2020, PeerJ, 8 (e9411): 29 (who placed it in their Microhyla achatina group), where it had been placed by Matsui, 2011, Zootaxa, 2814: 39. Haas, Das, Hertwig, Bublies, and Schulz-Schaeffer, 2022, Guide to the Tadpoles of Borneo: 309–311, summarized the knowledge of habitat, reproduction, larval morphology and coloration.

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