Chalcorana eschatia (Inger, Stuart, and Iskandar, 2009)

Class: Amphibia > Order: Anura > Family: Ranidae > Genus: Chalcorana > Species: Chalcorana eschatia

Rana eschatia Inger, Stuart, and Iskandar, 2009, Zool. J. Linn. Soc., 155: 134. Holotype: THNHM 05677, by original designation. Type locality: "Ngao Falls National Park (9°56′N/98°43′E), Ranong Province, Thailand".

Chalcorana eschatiaFei, Ye, and Jiang, 2010, Herpetol. Sinica, 12: 32. See comment under Ranidae record.

Chalcorana eschatia —  Oliver, Prendini, Kraus, and Raxworthy, 2015, Mol. Phylogenet. Evol., 90: 187. 

English Names

Peninsular Copper-cheeked Frog (Zug and Mulcahy, 2020 "2019", Amph. Rept. S. Tanintharyi: 53). 


South Tanintharyi, peninsular Myanmar, into southern and peninsular Thailand.


Confused with Hylarana chalconota prior to its naming according to the original publication. Nutphund, 2001, Amph. Thailand: 118, provided a brief characterization and photograph (as Rana chalconota) of what may be this species. Zug and Mulcahy, 2020 "2019", Amph. Rept. S. Tanintharyi: 53, provided a brief account for South Tanintharyi, peninsular Myanmar. 

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