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Amphibians of Thailand

Species of Thailand

Median-striped bullfrog

Thai: อึ่งอ่างก้นขีด

Binomial name: Kaloula mediolineata, Malcolm Arthur Smith, 1917

Kaloula mediolineata is a species of frog in the Microhylidae family. It is found in mainland Thailand, Laos, southwestern Vietnam, and possibly Cambodia.

It is known mostly from areas originally covered with deciduous dipterocarp forest. It Breeds in seasonal pools.

Kaloula mediolineata is collected intensively for local consumption, which is a threat for the species. It is threatened by habitat loss.

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Scientific classification

Kingdom
Animalia
Phylum
Chordata
Class
Amphibia
Order
Anura
Family
Microhylidae
Genus
Kaloula
Species
Kaloula mediolineata

Common names

  • Thai: อึ่งอ่างก้นขีด

Synonyms

  • Callula mediolineata, Malcolm Arthur Smith (1917)

Conservation status

Near Threatened (IUCN3.1)

Near Threatened (IUCN3.1)

Kaloula mediolineata

Kaloula mediolineata

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Distribution map of Median-striped bullfrog, Kaloula mediolineata in Thailand

Range map of Kaloula mediolineata in Thailand

Important note; our range maps are based on limited data we have collected. The data is not necessarily accurate or complete.

Special thanks to Ton Smits, Parinya Pawangkhanant, Ian Dugdale and many others for their contribution for range data.

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