Rhacophorus hoabinhensis Nguyen, Pham, Nguyen, Ninh, and Ziegler, 2017

Class: Amphibia > Order: Anura > Family: Rhacophoridae > Subfamily: Rhacophorinae > Genus: Rhacophorus > Species: Rhacophorus hoabinhensis

Rhacophorus hoabinhensis Nguyen, Pham, Nguyen, Ninh, and Ziegler, 2017, Asian Herpetol. Res., 8: 224. Holotype: IEBR A.2016.18 by original designaiton. Type locality: "in karst forest near Hang Kia Village (20° 44.020' N, 104° 53.370' E, at an elevation of 1350 m), Hang Kia Commune, Mai Chau District, Hoa Binh Province, Vietnam".  

Rhacophorus (Rhacophorus) hoabinhensis — Mahony, Kamei, Brown, and Chan, 2024, Vert. Zool., Senckenberg, 74: 253, by implication. 

English Names

Hoa Binh Treefrog (Poyarkov, Nguyen, Popov, Geissler, Pawangkhanant, Neang, Suwannapoom, and Orlov, 2021, Russ. J. Herpetol., 28 (3A): 60). 


Known only from the type locality (Hang Kia–Pa Co Nature Reserve, Hoa Binh Province, Vietnam, 1350 m elevation. 

Geographic Occurrence

Natural Resident: Vietnam

Endemic: Vietnam


The sister taxon of Rhacophorus spelaeus + Rhacophorus orlovi according to the original publication. 

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