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Amphibians of Thailand

Species of Thailand

Warty puddle frog

In Thai: เขียดหลังปุ่ม

Binomial name: Occidozyga magnapustulosa, Edward Harrison Taylor & Robert E. Elbel, 1958

Occidozyga magnapustulosa (common names: Thai oriental frog, tubercled flood frog, and others) is a species of frog in the Dicroglossidae family. It is known from scattered locations in northern and eastern Thailand, and in Laos and Vietnam.

The biology of this species is poorly known as it has been mixed with Occidozyga martensii and may be conspecific with that species. Specimens allocated to this species are found in seepages, puddles and other shallow waters along streams and rivers.

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Scientific classification

Kingdom
Animalia
Phylum
Chordata
Class
Amphibia
Order
Anura
Family
Dicroglossidae
Genus
Occidozyga
Species
Occidozyga magnapustulosa

Common names

  • English:
    • Warty puddle frog
    • Pearl-tipped pustuled puddle frog
  • Thai: เขียดหลังปุ่ม

Synonyms

  • Micrixalus magnapustulosus, Edward Harrison Taylor & Robert E. Elbel (1958)
  • Occidozyga magnapustulosus, Edward Harrison Taylor & Robert E. Elbel (1958)

Conservation status

Least Concern (IUCN3.1)

Least Concern (IUCN3.1)

Photos

Occidozyga magnapustulosa

Range Map

Distribution map of Warty puddle frog, Occidozyga magnapustulosa in Thailand
Range map of Occidozyga magnapustulosa in Thailand