Leptomantis Peters, 1867

Class: Amphibia > Order: Anura > Family: Rhacophoridae > Subfamily: Rhacophorinae > Genus: Leptomantis
13 species

Leptomantis Peters, 1867, Monatsber. Preuss. Akad. Wiss. Berlin, 1867: 32. Type species: Leptomantis bimaculata Peters, 1867, by monotypy. 

English Names

Slim Treefrogs (Jiang, Jiang, Ren, Wu, and Li, 2019, Asian Herpetol. Res., 10: 6). 

Distribution

In a broad arc from southern peninsular Thailand, through Malay and through the Sundas (Singapore, Malaysia, Indonesia, Brunei) to the Philippines. 

Comment

Removed from the synonymy of Rhacophorus by Jiang, Jiang, Ren, Wu, and Li, 2019, Asian Herpetol. Res., 10: 6, where it had been placed by Ahl, 1931, Das Tierreich, 55: 52; Harvey, Pemberton, and Smith, 2002, Herpetol. Monogr., 16: 48. See comment under Rhacophorus for relevant literature. 

Contained taxa (13 sp.):

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