Amolops mengdingensis Yu, Wu, and Yang, 2019

Class: Amphibia > Order: Anura > Family: Ranidae > Genus: Amolops > Species: Amolops mengdingensis

Amolops mengdingensis Yu, Wu, and Yang, 2019, Zootaxa, 4577: 553. Holotype: KIZ 20160266, by original designation. Type locality: "Mengding Township (23°27'46.66"N, 99°9'14.11"E, 1040 m a.s.l.; . . .), Gengma County, Lincang city, Yunnan, China". 

English Names

None noted. 


Known only from the type locality in southwestern Yunnan, China (Mengding Township, Gengma County). 


A member of the Amolops monticola group, most closely related to Amolops akhaorum and Amolops archotaphus, according to the original publication. In the Amolops monticola group of Jiang, Ren, Lyu, Wang, Wang, Lv, Wu, and Li, 2021, Zool. Res., Kunming, 42: 574–591. 

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