Philautus tytthus Smith, 1940

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

Philautus tytthus Smith, 1940, Rec. Indian Mus., 42: 475. Holotype: BMNH 1940.6.1.40 by original designation, now renumbered as 1947.2.5.92 according to museum records. Type locality: "26° 36′ N, 97° 52′ E .... Htingnan", Kachin, northern Myanmar.

Philautus (Philautus) tytthusBossuyt and Dubois, 2001, Zeylanica, 6: 52.

English Names

Triangle Bubble-nest Frog (Frank and Ramus, 1995, Compl. Guide Scient. Common Names Amph. Rept. World: 113).


Northern Myanmar (Kachin), possibly into adjacent Yunnan, China.


 Zug, 2022, Smithson. Contrib. Zool., 653: 42, briefly discussed habitat, range, and identification in Myanmar.

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