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Amphibians of Thailand

Species of Thailand

Gyldenstolpe's fanged frog

Thai: 1

Binomial name: Limnonectes gyldenstolpei, Lars Gabriel Andersson, 1916

Limnonectes gyldenstolpei (common name: Gyldenstolpe's frog) is a species of frog in the Dicroglossidae family. It is found in northern Thailand, Laos, and southwestern Cambodia.

Range and habitat

Limnonectes gyldenstolpei has been recorded throughout much of Thailand, northeastern Lao, southwestern Cambodia (including Phnom Samkos Wildlife Sanctuary), and central Vietnam. It has recently also been recorded from the Phong Nha-Kẻ Bàng National Park in central Vietnam.

Its natural habitats are subtropical or tropical moist lowland forests, moist montane forests, rivers, and intermittent rivers. It is not considered threatened by the IUCN.

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Scientific classification

Kingdom
Animalia
Phylum
Chordata
Class
Amphibia
Order
Anura
Family
Dicroglossidae
Genus
Limnonectes
Species
Limnonectes gyldenstolpei

Common names

  • English:
    • Gyldenstolpe's fanged frog
    • Gyldenstolpe's frog
    • Capped frog
  • Thai: 1

Synonyms

  • Rana pileata, George Albert Boulenger (1916)
  • Elachyglossa gyldenstolpei, Lars Gabriel Andersson (1916)

Conservation status

Least Concern (IUCN3.1)

Least Concern (IUCN3.1)

Limnonectes gyldenstolpei

Limnonectes gyldenstolpei

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Limnonectes gyldenstolpei

Limnonectes gyldenstolpei

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Limnonectes gyldenstolpei (female)

Limnonectes gyldenstolpei (female)

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Limnonectes gyldenstolpei

Limnonectes gyldenstolpei

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Limnonectes gyldenstolpei (juvenile/female)

Limnonectes gyldenstolpei (juvenile/female)

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Limnonectes gyldenstolpei

Limnonectes gyldenstolpei

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Limnonectes gyldenstolpei

Limnonectes gyldenstolpei

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Gyldenstolpe's frog

Gyldenstolpe's frog

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Limnonectes gyldenstolpei

Limnonectes gyldenstolpei

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Range map of Limnonectes gyldenstolpei 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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