Pulchrana rawa (Matsui, Mumpuni, and Hamidy, 2012)

Class: Amphibia > Order: Anura > Family: Ranidae > Genus: Pulchrana > Species: Pulchrana rawa

Hylarana rawa Matsui, Mumpuni, and Hamidy, 2012, Curr. Herpetol., Kyoto, 31: 38. Correct original name according to Matsui, Mumpuni, and Hamidy, 2012, Curr. Herpetol., Kyoto, 31: 25.

Rana rawa Matsui, Mumpuni, and Hamidy, 2012, Curr. Herpetol., Kyoto, 31: 40. Holotype: MZB Amph. 14565, by original designation. Type locality: "peat swamp in Giam-Siak Kecil Wildlife Reserve, Tasik Betung Village, Sungai Mandau Sub-district, Siak District, Riau Province, Sumatra, Indonesia (01° 15′ N, 101° 30′ E, 5-15 m asl)". Incorrect original usage.

Pulchrana rawa — Oliver, Prendini, Kraus, and Raxworthy, 2015, Mol. Phylogenet. Evol., 90: 191. 

English Names

None noted.

Distribution

Known  from the type locality (Giam-Siak Kecil Wildlife Reserve, Tasik Betung Village, Sungai Mandau Subdistrict, Siak District, Riau Province, Sumatra, Indonesia), western Kalimantan and Riau Archipelago (where poorly documented), Indonesia; peninsular Malaysia (Ayer Hitam Utara Forest Reserve, Segamat, Johor). 

Comment

The sister taxon of a group composed of Hylarana glandulosa, Hylarana baramica, and Hylarana laterimaculata according to the original publication. Chan, Muin, Badli-Sham, Fatihah-Syafiq, Abraham, Ahmad, and Zakaria, 2020, J. Herpetol., 54: 282–288, discussed the range of the species, its call, and morphology and provided the record for peninsular Malaysia. 

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