Meristogenys stenocephalus Shimada, Matsui, Yambun, and Sudin, 2011

Class: Amphibia > Order: Anura > Family: Ranidae > Genus: Meristogenys > Species: Meristogenys stenocephalus

Meristogenys stenocephalus Shimada, Matsui, Yambun Imbun, and Sudin, 2011, Zool. J. Linn. Soc., 161: 173. Holotype: BORNEENSIS 12810, by original designation. Type locality: "Ulu Senagang, Crocker Range National Park, Sabah, Malaysia (5° 20′ 40″ N, 116° 01′ 45″ E, 550 m a.s.l.)".

English Names

Narrow-headed Torrent Frog (Haas, Das, Hertwig, Bublies, and Schulz-Schaeffer, 2022, Guide to the Tadpoles of Borneo: 210)

Distribution

Crocker Range, western Sabah and northern Sarawak, Malaysia.

Comment

In the Meristogenys jerboa species group and confused with Meristogenys whiteheadi prior to its naming according to the original publication. Haas, Das, Hertwig, Bublies, and Schulz-Schaeffer, 2022, Guide to the Tadpoles of Borneo: 210–213, summarized the knowledge of habitat, reproduction, larval morphology and coloration.

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