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Karin fanged frog

Thai: กบหัวโต

Binomial name: Limnonectes macrognathus, George Albert Boulenger, 1917

Limnonectes macrognathus is a species of frog in the Dicroglossidae family.

It is found in Malaysia, Myanmar, and Thailand.

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

Its status is insufficiently known.

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Scientific classification

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

Common names

  • English:
    • Karin fanged frog
    • Big-headed frog
    • Large-headed frog
  • Thai: กบหัวโต

Conservation status

Data Deficient (IUCN3.1)

Data Deficient (IUCN3.1)

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Distribution map of Karin fanged frog, Limnonectes macrognathus in Thailand

Range map of Limnonectes macrognathus in Thailand

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

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