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

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

Rana rufipes Inger, Stuart, and Iskandar, 2009, Zool. J. Linn. Soc., 155: 137. Holotype: FMNH 268580, by original designation. Type locality: "Limau Manis, 373 m (0°54′S/100°28′E), Padang, West Sumatra, Indonesia".

Chalcorana rufipesFei, Ye, and Jiang, 2010, Herpetol. Sinica, 12: 33; Oliver, Prendini, Kraus, and Raxworthy, 2015, Mol. Phylogenet. Evol., 90: 190.

Hylarana rufipes — Dubois, Ohler, and Pyron, 2021, Megataxa, 5: 423. 

English Names

None noted.


Known definitely only from Padang, West Sumatra, Indonesia, although expected to have a wider range.


Confused with Hylarana chalconota prior to its naming according to the original publication. Teynié, David, and Ohler, 2010, Zootaxa, 2416: 11, commented on an additional specimen. See brief account by Amin, 2020, Frogs of East Java: 31–34.

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