Odorrana hosii (Boulenger, 1891)

Class: Amphibia > Order: Anura > Family: Ranidae > Genus: Odorrana > Species: Odorrana hosii

Rana Hosii Boulenger, 1891, Ann. Mag. Nat. Hist., Ser. 6, 8: 290. Holotype: BMNH, by original designation. Type locality: "Borneo, on Mount Dulit", Sarawak, Malaysia.

Rana durheimi Baumann, 1913, Zool. Jahrb., Jena, Abt. Syst., 34: 275. Holotype: NHM, by original designation. Type locality: "Battak-Gebirge von West-Sumatra . . . . aus 800 m Höhe". Synonymy by Boulenger, 1920, Rec. Indian Mus., 20: 199; Van Kampen, 1923, Amph. Indo-Austral. Arch.: 215; Bourret, 1942, Batr. Indochine: 385.

Rana (Hylorana) hosiiBoulenger, 1920, Rec. Indian Mus., 20: 127, 199.

Rana cataracta Smith, 1922, J. Fed. Malay States Mus., 10: 275. Holotype: BMNH (formerly M. Smith 6164). Type locality: "Khao Ram, Nakon Sritamarat Hills, Peninsular Siam, at 300 metres elevation". Synonymy by Smith, 1930, Bull. Raffles Mus., 3: 110; Bourret, 1942, Batr. Indochine: 385.

Rana (Hylarana) hosiiVan Kampen, 1923, Amph. Indo-Austral. Arch.: 215; Iskandar, 1998, Amph. Java Bali: 68.

Staurois hosiiBourret, 1942, Batr. Indochine: 385.

Rana hoseiInger, 1966, Fieldiana, Zool., 52: 187. Misspelling.

Rana (Hylarana) hosiiDubois, 1987 "1986", Alytes, 5: 42, by implication.

Rana (Chalcorana) hosiiDubois, 1992, Bull. Mens. Soc. Linn. Lyon, 61: 328.

Rana (Odorrana) hosiiMatsui, Shimada, Ota, and Tanaka-Ueno, 2005, Mol. Phylogenet. Evol., 37: 740.

Huia hosiiFrost, Grant, Faivovich, Bain, Haas, Haddad, de Sá, Channing, Wilkinson, Donnellan, Raxworthy, Campbell, Blotto, Moler, Drewes, Nussbaum, Lynch, Green, and Wheeler, 2006, Bull. Am. Mus. Nat. Hist., 297: 368.

Odorrana hosiiChe, Pang, Zhao, Wu, Zhao, and Zhang, 2007, Mol. Phylogenet. Evol., 43: 1-13, by implication; Stuart, 2008, Mol. Phylogenet. Evol., 46: 54.

English Names

Hose's Frog (Cochran, 1961, Living Amph. World: 133; Chan-ard, 2003, Photograph. Guide Amph. Thailand: 134).

Mount Dulit Frog (Frank and Ramus, 1995, Compl. Guide Scient. Common Names Amph. Rept. World: 107).

Green Tree Frog (Kiew, 1987, Malayan Nat. J., 41: 422).

Poisonous Rock Frog (Iskandar, 1998, Amph. Java Bali: 68; Das, 2007, Amph. Rept. Brunei: 62; Grismer, 2012, Field Guide Amph. Rept. Seribuat Arch.: 80).

Green Odorfrog (Zug and Mulcahy, 2020 "2019", Amph. Rept. S. Tanintharyi: 56). 

Distribution

Peninsular Thailand and peninsular Myanmar, Malaya, Sumatra, and Borneo.

Comment

Subgenus Chalcorana of Dubois, 1992, Bull. Mens. Soc. Linn. Lyon, 61: 326. See accounts by Boulenger, 1920, Rec. Indian Mus., 20: 199; Bourret, 1942, Batr. Indochine: 385-387 (as Staurois hosii), Taylor, 1962, Univ. Kansas Sci. Bull., 43: 465-468, and by Inger, 1966, Fieldiana, Zool., 52: 187-191. See also Berry, 1975, Amph. Fauna Peninsular Malaysia: 69-70, and Iskandar, 1998, Amph. Java Bali: 68-69 (who noted that this very variable species might represent a complex of species). See brief account and photo by Manthey and Grossmann, 1997, Amph. Rept. Südostasiens: 110-111. Malkmus, Manthey, Vogel, Hoffmann, and Kosuch, 2002, Amph. Rept. Mount Kinabalu: 161-162, provided an account. Chan-ard, 2003, Photograph. Guide Amph. Thailand: 134-135, provided a very brief account, map for Thailand, and photograph. Das, 2007, Amph. Rept. Brunei: 62, provided a photograph and brief account, as Rana hosii. Wogan, Vindum, Wilkinson, Koo, Slowinski, Win, Thin, Kyi, Oo, Lwin, and Shein, 2008, Hamadryad, 33: 87, provided the first record for Tanintharyi Division, peninsular Myanmar. See brief account by Grismer, 2012, Field Guide Amph. Rept. Seribuat Arch.: 78-80, for the Seribuat Archipelago, West Malaysia. Sumarli, Grismer, Anuar, Muin, and Quah, 2015, Check List, 11(4, Art. 1679): 14 reported specimens from Lata Tembaka and Lata Beltan, Terregganu, West Malaysia, and briefly reported on their morphology and habitat. Haas, Kueh, Joseph, bin Asri, Das, Hagmann, Schwander, and Hertwig, 2018, Evol. Syst., 2: 89–114, provided a brief account of morphology and natural history for the Sabah population. See comments on morphology and natural history in West Malaysia by Chan, Muin, Anuar, Andam, Razak, and Aziz, 2019, Check List, 15: 1055–1069. Zug and Mulcahy, 2020 "2019", Amph. Rept. S. Tanintharyi: 56, provided a brief account for South Tanintharyi, peninsular Myanmar. 

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