Sanguirana tipanan (Brown, McGuire, and Diesmos, 2000)

Class: Amphibia > Order: Anura > Family: Ranidae > Genus: Sanguirana > Species: Sanguirana tipanan

Rana tipanan Brown, McGuire, and Diesmos, 2000, Herpetologica, 56: 89. Holotype: PNM 5727, by original designation. Type locality: "in the Kabatangan river drainage, east side of Mt. Ma-aling-aling (15° 39′ 6″ N, 121° 21′ 7″ E), at 470 m, Aurora National Park, 1.2 km S, 1.3 km E of Barangay Villa Aurora, Municipality of San Luis, Aurora Province, Luzon Island, Republic of the Philippines".

Hydrophylax tipananFrost, 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.

Hylarana tipananChe, Pang, Zhao, Wu, Zhao, and Zhang, 2007, Mol. Phylogenet. Evol., 43: 1-13, by implication.

Chalcorana tipananFei, Ye, and Jiang, 2010, Herpetol. Sinica, 12: 33. See comment under Ranidae record.

Sanguirana tipananFuiten, Welton, Diesmos, Barley, Oberheide, Duya, Rico, and Brown, 2011, Herpetologica, 67: 91.

English Names

None noted.


Sierra Madres of northeastern Luzon Island, Philippines.


In the Rana everetti complex according to the original publication. See photograph, map, description of geographic range and habitat, and conservation status (as Rana tipanan) in Stuart, Hoffmann, Chanson, Cox, Berridge, Ramani, and Young, 2008, Threatened Amph. World: 513.

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