Philautus nepenthophilus Etter, Haas, Lee, Min, Das, and Hertwig, 2021

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

Philautus nepenthophilus Etter, Haas, Lee, Min, Das, and Hertwig, 2021, J. Zool. Syst. Evol. Res., 59: 1070. Holotype: NMBE 1073711, by original designation. Type locality: "Church Camp, (N 3°55.603200, E 115°30.867600, 2,115m a.s.l.) Pulong Tau National Park, Sarawak, Malaysia". Zoobank number: 4C1B7C00-D110-4EFE-9E50-EBD07003F54A.

English Names

None noted. 

Distribution

Known only from the type locality (Church Camp, 2115 m elevation, Pulong Tau National Park, Sarawak, Malaysia). 

Comment

The original publication detailed larval and adult morphology, reproductive biology, advertisement call, and molecular markers, and recovered the new species as the sister taxon of Philautus macroscelis. Detailed comparisons were made with other Bornean and Palawan Philautus

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