Zhangixalus achantharrhena (Harvey, Pemberton, and Smith, 2002)

Class: Amphibia > Order: Anura > Family: Rhacophoridae > Subfamily: Rhacophorinae > Genus: Zhangixalus > Species: Zhangixalus achantharrhena

Rhacophorus achantharrhena Harvey, Pemberton, and Smith, 2002, Herpetol. Monogr., 16: 49. Holotype: UTA A53961, by original designation. Type locality: "western slope of Bukit Kaba, Bengkulu, Sumatra, Indonesia, 03° 30′ 02″ S, 102° 38′ 08″ E, 1415 m".

Zhangixalus achantharrhenaJiang, Jiang, Ren, Wu, and Li, 2019, Asian Herpetol. Res., 10: 7. 

Rhacophorus (Zhangixalus) acantharrehenaMahony, Kamei, Brown, and Chan, 2024, Vert. Zool., Senckenberg, 74: 253, by implication. 

English Names

None noted.


Known only from the type locality on the western slope of Bukit Kaba and the southeastern slope of Gunung Dempo, Sumatra, Indonesia; expected elsewhere on the highlands along the western edge of Sumatra, Indonesia.

Geographic Occurrence

Natural Resident: Indonesia

Endemic: Indonesia


Most similar to Rhacophorus dulitensis and Rhacophorus prominanus according to the original publication. O'Connell, Hamidy, Kurniawan, Smith, and Fujita, 2018, Mol. Phylogenet. Evol., 123: 101–112, discussed (as Rhacophorus) molecular phylogenetics and biogeography.

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