Species of Thailand
Tawau fanged frog
Binomial name: Limnonectes paramacrodon, Robert Frederick Inger, 1966
Limnonectes paramacrodon (commonly known as the masked swamp frog) is a species of frog in the Dicroglossidae family.
It is found in Malay Peninsula (Malaysia, Singapore, and southernmost Thailand), Borneo (Brunei, Indonesia, Malaysia), and Natuna Besar.
Its natural habitats are lowland swamp forest areas with small rivers and streams. It is becoming rare due to habitat loss.
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- Limnonectes paramacrodon
- Tawau fanged frog
- Masked swamp frog
- Tawau wart frog
- Lesser swamp frog
- Thai: กบป่าพรุ
- Rana paramacrodon, Robert Frederick Inger (1966)
Near Threatened (IUCN3.1)
- Su-ngai Kolok District, Narathiwat
Range map of Limnonectes paramacrodon in Thailand
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