Wijayarana javana (Yang, 1991)

Class: Amphibia > Order: Anura > Family: Ranidae > Genus: Wijayarana > Species: Wijayarana javana

Huia javana Yang, 1991, Fieldiana, Zool., N.S., 63: 27. Holotype: ZMA 7780, by original designation. Type locality: "Tijibodas, Java", Indonesia. 

Amolops (Huia) javanus — Dubois, 1992, Bull. Mens. Soc. Linn. Lyon, 61: 321.

Meristogenys javana — Dubois, Ohler, and Pyron, 2021, Megataxa, 5: 245, by implication. 

Wijayarana javana — Arifin, Chan, Smart, Hertwig, Smith, Iskandar, and Haas, 2021, Zool. J. Linn. Soc., 193: 689. 

English Names

Java Huia Frog (Frank and Ramus, 1995, Compl. Guide Scient. Common Names Amph. Rept. World: 99).


Java, Indonesia. 

Geographic Occurrence

Natural Resident: Indonesia

Endemic: Indonesia


Removed from the synonymy of Huia masonii by Manthey and Denzer, 2014, Sauria, Berlin, 36: 31–48 (on the basis of adult and larval morphology) where it had been placed by Iskandar, 1998, Amph. Java Bali: 64.

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