Theloderma hekouense Du, Wang, Liu, and Yu, 2022

Class: Amphibia > Order: Anura > Family: Rhacophoridae > Subfamily: Rhacophorinae > Genus: Theloderma > Species: Theloderma hekouense

Theloderma hekouense Du, Wang, Liu, and Yu, 2022, ZooKeys, 1099: 128. Holotype: GXNU YU000496, by original designation. Type locality: "Hekou, Yunnan, China (22°54′N, 103°42′E, 2109 m a.s.l.; . . .)".

English Names

Hekou Bug-eyed Frog (original publication). 


Currently known from Hekou, Yunnan, China, and Ha Giang, northern Vietnam . 


The sister taxon and previously confused with Theloderma rhododiscus, according to the original publication, where external morphology and molecular markers were detailed. Bain and Nguyen, 2004, Am. Mus. Novit., 3453: 26-27, provided the record (as Philautus rhododiscus) for Ha Giang Province, Vietnam.

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