Philautus surrufus Brown and Alcala, 1994

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

Philautus surrufus Brown and Alcala, 1994, Proc. California Acad. Sci., Ser. 4, 48: 200. Holotype: CAS-SU 21013, by original designation. Type locality: "submontane forest (1800-1900 m) on the west side of Dapitan Peak, about 10 km SE of Masawan, Misamis Occidental Prov., Mindanao Island", Philippines.

Philautus (Philautus) surrufusBossuyt and Dubois, 2001, Zeylanica, 6: 59.

English Names

None noted.


Elevations of 800–2300 m from dipterocarp to moss forest on Mount Malindang, Dapitan Peak area in northwestern Mindanao, Philippines.


In the Philautus surdus 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: 534. See brief notes for Mindanao, Philippines, by Sanguila, Cobb, Siler, Diesmos, Alcala, and Brown, 2016, ZooKeys, 624: 48. See comments by Baron, Marin, Logramonte, and Mohagan, 2021, Asian Herpetol. Res., 12: 76–87.

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