Sanguirana igorota (Taylor, 1922)



Taxonomy & Nomenclature

Synonym/s: Hylarana igorota (Taylor, 1922); Rana igorota Taylor, 1922


Conservation Status

Last record: 1920

Rediscovered in 2001

IUCN RedList status: Vulnerable





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Original scientific description:

Taylor, E. H. (1922). Additions to the herpetological fauna of the Philippine Islands. II. Philippine Journal of Science 21: 257–303.

Other references:

Alcala, A. C. and Brown, W. C. (1985). Philippine Amphibians: An Illustrated Field Guide. Bookmark Press, Makati City, Philippines.

Brown, R.M., McGuire, J.A. and Diesmos, A.C. 2000. Status of some Philippine frogs refered to Rana everetti (Anura: Ranidae), description of a new species, and resurrection of R. igorota Taylor 1922. Herpetologica: 81-104.

Arvin Diesmos, Angel Alcala, Rafe Brown, Leticia Afuang, Cynthia Dolino, Genevieve Gee, Katie Hampson, Mae Leonida Diesmos, Aldrin Mallari, Perry Ong, Liza Paguntalan, Marisol Pedregosa, Dondi Ubaldo, Baldwin Gutierrez. 2004. Sanguirana igorota. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2004: e.T58623A11814424. Downloaded on 12 February 2017.

Dubois, A. 1992. Notes sur la clasification des Ranidae (Amphibiens Anoures). Bulletin Mensuel de la Societe Linneenne de Lyon 61(10): 305-352.

Frost, D.R. 1985. Amphibian Species of the World: A Taxonomic and Geographic Reference. Allen Press and the Association of Systematic Collections, Lawrence, Kansas.

Scheffers, Brett R., Yong, Ding Li, Harris, J. Berton C., Giam, Xingli and Sodhi, Navjot S. (2011). The world’s rediscovered species: back from the brink? PLoS ONE 6(7): e22531. [Supporting Information (Table S1)]


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