Rohanixalus marginis (Chan, Grismer, Anuar, Quah, Grismer, Wood, Muin, and Ahmad, 2011)

Class: Amphibia > Order: Anura > Family: Rhacophoridae > Subfamily: Rhacophorinae > Genus: Rohanixalus > Species: Rohanixalus marginis

Chiromantis marginis Chan, Grismer, Anuar, Quah, Grismer, Wood, Muin, and Ahmad, 2011, Russ. J. Herpetol., 18: 256. Holotype: LSUHC 9700, by original designation. Type locality: "from the dam behind Perlis State Park chalets, Perlis, Peninsular Malaysia (6°4152.53N 100°1129.91E; elevation 140 m a.s.l.)."

Chirixalus marginis — Chen, Prendini, Wu, Zhang, Suwannapoom, Chen, Jin, Lemmon, Lemmon, Stuart, Raxworthy, Murphy, Yuan, and Che, 2020, Mol. Phylogenet. Evol., 145 (106724): 5. 

Rohanixalus marginis — Biju, Garg, Gokulakrishnan, Chandrakasan, Thammachoti, Ren, Gopika, Bisht, Hamidy, and Shouche, 2020, Zootaxa, 4878: 29.  

Feihyla marginis — Dubois, Ohler, and Pyron, 2021, Megataxa, 5: 542, by implication.

English Names

Malaysian Bubble-nest Frog (Biju, Garg, Gokulakrishnan, Chandrakasan, Thammachoti, Ren, Gopika, Bisht, Hamidy, and Shouche, 2020, Zootaxa, 4878: 40.

Marginal Whipping Frog (Niyomwan, Srisom, and Pawangkhanant, 2019, Field Guide Amph. Thailand: 390).

Malaccan Bubble-nest Treefrog (Poyarkov, Nguyen, Popov, Geissler, Pawangkhanant, Neang, Suwannapoom, and Orlov, 2021, Russ. J. Herpetol., 28 (3A): 62). 

Distribution

Perlis State Park, Malaysia, and into the adjacent borderlands of Thailand.

Comment

Most similar to Chiromantis hansenae and Chiromantis vittatus according to the original publication. Niyomwan, Srisom, and Pawangkhanant, 2019, Field Guide Amph. Thailand: 390–391, provided a brief account (description, photographs, habitat, and range) for Thailand (in Thai).  See brief account by Biju, Garg, Gokulakrishnan, Chandrakasan, Thammachoti, Ren, Gopika, Bisht, Hamidy, and Shouche, 2020, Zootaxa, 4878: 40–41. 

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