Kurixalus inexpectatus Messenger, Yang, Borzée, Chuang, and Othman, 2022

Class: Amphibia > Order: Anura > Family: Rhacophoridae > Subfamily: Rhacophorinae > Genus: Kurixalus > Species: Kurixalus inexpectatus

Kurixalus inexpectatus Messenger, Yang, Borzée, Chuang, and Othman in Messenger, Othman, Chuang, Yang, and Borzée, 2022, ZooKeys, 1108: 38. Holotype: NJFU20180704001, by original designation. Type locality: "on a dirt road in Chuanbu Village, north of Changxing 57 m a.s.l.", Changxing County, Huzhou City, Zhejiang Province, P.D.R. China. http://zoobank.org/02D394DE-BB1C-4C17-BB70-656D68814C8F

English Names

Changxing Treefrog (original publication). 


Known only from the type locality (Chuanbu Village, Changxing County, Huzhou City, Zhejiang Province, P.D.R. China), but expected to be more widely distributed. 

Geographic Occurrence

Natural Resident: China, People's Republic of

Endemic: China, People's Republic of


Comparative morphology, advertisement call, molecular markers, and natural history detailed in the original publication, where it was noted that the closest relative is Kurixalus idiootocus

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