Nanohyla hongiaoensis (Hoang, Luong, Nguyen, Orlov, Chen, Wang, and Jiang, 2020)

Class: Amphibia > Order: Anura > Family: Microhylidae > Subfamily: Microhylinae > Genus: Nanohyla > Species: Nanohyla hongiaoensis

Microhyla hongiaoensis Hoang, Luong, Nguyen, Orlov, Chen, Wang, and Jiang, 2020, Asian Herpetol. Res., 11: 170. Holotype: VNMN 07477, by original designation. Type locality: "Hon Giao Forest, Bi Doup-Nui Ba National Park, Da Chai Commune, Lac Duong District, Lam Dong Province (12°11'18.3"N, 108°40'29.0"E, elevation ca. 1548 m a.s.l., . . .)", southern Vietnam.  

Nanohyla hongiaoensis — Gorin, Scherz, Korost, and Poyarkov, 2021, Zoosyst. Evol., 97: 38. 

English Names

Hongiao Narrow-mouth Frog (original publication). 

Hon Giao Pigmy Narrow-Mouth Frog (Poyarkov, Nguyen, Popov, Geissler, Pawangkhanant, Neang, Suwannapoom, and Orlov, 2021, Russ. J. Herpetol., 28 (3A): 43). 


Known only from the type locality in Bi Doup-Nui Ba National Park, Lac Duong District, Lam Dong Province, southern Vietnam. 


The sister taxon of Microhyla (now Nanoranapulchella according to the original publication. Hoang, Nguyen, Ninh, Luong, Pham, Nguyen, Orlov, Chen, Wang, Ziegler, and Jiang, 2021, ZooKeys, 1036: 47–74, provided placement in a mtDNA tree. 

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