Philautus erythrophthalmus Stuebing and Wong, 2000

Class: Amphibia > Order: Anura > Family: Rhacophoridae > Subfamily: Rhacophorinae > Genus: Philautus > Species: Philautus erythrophthalmus

Philautus erythrophthalmus Stuebing and Wong, 2000, Raffles Bull. Zool., 48: 294. Holotype: SMM AMP 2521, by original designation. Type locality: "Mt. Muruk Mio, Sipitang District, Sabah (FPS: 4° 22.715′ N, 115° 50.125′ E)", Malaysia.

English Names

None noted.


Known only from the type locality (Mount Muruk Mio, Sipitang District, southwestern Sabah, Malaysia); possibly extending into nearby northern Kalimantan, Indonesia.


In the Philautus vermiculatus group according to the original publication. See photograph, map, description of geographic range and habitat, and conservation status in Stuart, Hoffmann, Chanson, Cox, Berridge, Ramani, and Young, 2008, Threatened Amph. World: 522.

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