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Hong Kong Whipping Frog
Polypedates megacephalus Hallowell, 1861

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Chordata - chordates »  class Amphibia - amphibians »  order Anura »  family Rhacophoridae »  genus Polypedates

Scientific synonyms

Rana scutigera Andersson, 1916
Sylvirana scutigera (Andersson, 1916)
Hylarana scutigera (Andersson, 1916)
Chalcorana scutigera (Andersson, 1916)

Other names

= Spot-legged Tree Frog

Data Deficient DD  as Chalcorana scutigera
Least Concern LC

Images


juvenile animal

Polypedates megacephalus - Hong Kong Whipping Frog

Author: Klaus Rudloff

Polypedates megacephalus - Hong Kong Whipping Frog

Author: Klaus Rudloff

Links and literature

EN IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2018-1 [58712]

IUCN Red List of Threatened Species [http://www.iucnredlist.org/] [as Chalcorana scutigera (Andersson, 1916)]
Data retrieved on: 2 August 2018
EN IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2018-1 [58957]

IUCN Red List of Threatened Species [http://www.iucnredlist.org/] [as Polypedates megacephalus Hallowell, 1860]
Data retrieved on: 3 August 2018
EN Frost D. R.: Amphibian Species of the World [http://research.amnh.org/herpetology/amp...], American Museum of Natural History, New York, USA [as Polypedates megacephalus Hallowell, 1861]
Data retrieved on: 22 January 2011
EN Frost D. R.: Amphibian Species of the World [http://research.amnh.org/herpetology/amp...], American Museum of Natural History, New York, USA [as Hylarana scutigera (Andersson, 1916)]
Data retrieved on: 22 January 2011
CZ Moravec J. (2001): České názvy živočichů IV. Obojživelníci (Amphibia), Národní muzeum, (zoologické odd.), Praha, 148 pp. [as Polypedates megacephalus Hallowell, 1861]
CZ Moravec J. (2001): České názvy živočichů IV. Obojživelníci (Amphibia), Národní muzeum, (zoologické odd.), Praha, 148 pp. [as Rana scutigera Andersson, 1916]

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