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Sapa spadefoot toad

Thai: อึ่งกรายตาขาว

Binomial name: Leptobrachium chapaense, René Léon Bourret, 1937

Leptobrachium chapaense is a species of amphibian in the Megophryidae family.

It is found in China, Laos, Thailand, Vietnam, and possibly Myanmar.

Its natural habitats are subtropical or tropical moist lowland forests, subtropical or tropical moist montane forests, and rivers.

It is threatened by habitat loss.

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Scientific classification

Kingdom
Animalia
Phylum
Chordata
Class
Amphibia
Order
Anura
Family
Megophryidae
Genus
Leptobrachium
Species
Leptobrachium chapaense

Common names

  • English:
    • Chapa spadefoot toad
    • Chapa pseudomoustache toad
    • White-eyed litter frog
  • Thai: อึ่งกรายตาขาว

Synonyms

  • Megophrys hasselti chapaensis, René Léon Bourret (1937)

Conservation status

Least Concern (IUCN3.1)

Least Concern (IUCN3.1)

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Distribution map of Sapa spadefoot toad, Leptobrachium chapaense in Thailand

Range map of Leptobrachium chapaense 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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