Buergeria choui Matsui and Tominaga, 2020

Class: Amphibia > Order: Anura > Family: Rhacophoridae > Subfamily: Buergeriinae > Genus: Buergeria > Species: Buergeria choui

Buergeria choui Matsui and Tominaga, 2020, Curr. Herpetol., Kyoto, 39: 164. Holotype: RUMF-ZH-01032, by original designation. Type locality: "Mihara, Taketomicho, Iriomotejima Is., Okinawa Pref., Japan (24°20′35.3" N, 123°55′19.4″ E, 108 m asl)". Zoobank LSID: 2AB66C0B-3874-4DFD-B77E-53BB9B0098C7

English Names

Yaeyama Kajika Frog (original publication). 

Distribution

Northwestern Taiwan and Iriomote and Ishigaki Islands of the southern Ryukyus, Japan. 

Comment

Confused with Buergeria japonica prior to its naming according to the original publication, where the tadpole and advertisement call were also described. 

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