Polypedates pseudotilophus Matsui, Hamidy, and Kuraishi, 2014

Class: Amphibia > Order: Anura > Family: Rhacophoridae > Subfamily: Rhacophorinae > Genus: Polypedates > Species: Polypedates pseudotilophus

Polypedates pseudotilophus Matsui, Hamidy, and Kuraishi, 2014, Spec. Diversity, 19: 3. Holotype: MZB Amp 16304, by original designation. Type locality: "Bengkulu, Kepahiang, Merigi, Batu Ampar, southern Sumatra, Indonesia (03° 30′ 46″ S, 102° 32′ 53″ E, alt. 712 m asl)". 

English Names

None noted. 


Isolated localities throughout Sumatra and Java, Indonesia.  

Geographic Occurrence

Natural Resident: Indonesia

Endemic: Indonesia


Confused with Polypedates otilophus prior to its naming, according to the original publication, where the populations in Java were provisionally assigned to Polypedates pseudotilophus. See comment under Polypedates otilophus for relevant literature from when Polypedates pseudotilophus was considered to be conspecific with that population. Kurniawan, Septiadi, Kadafi, Fathoni, Prabasari, and Thammachoti, 2023, Asian Herpetol. Res., 14: 167–174, provided genetically-confirmed records from East and Central Java, Indonesia. 

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