Anura (Frogs and Toads)

 

Family: Aromobatidae

Scientific Name Author/s Common Name Last Record Distribution Status Taxon Profile
Allobates sanmartini (Rivero, Langone & Prigione, 1986) - ? Venezuela Missing Access
Aromobates nocturnus Myers, Paolillo-O. & Daly, 1991 Skunk frog 1991 Venezuela Missing Access
Mannophryne neblina Test, 1956 Neblina poison frog pre-1957 Aragua State, Venezuela Missing Access
Prostherapis dunni Rivero, 1961 - pre-1993 Venezuela Missing Access

 

 

Family: Arthroleptidae

Scientific Name Author/s Common Name Last Record Distribution Status Taxon Profile
Arthroleptis kutogundua Blackburn, 2012
Overlooked squeaker frog
1930 Tanzania Missing Access

 

 

Family: Brachycephalidae

Scientific Name Author/s Common Name Last Record Distribution Status Taxon Profile
Ischnocnema paranaensis (Langone & Segalla, 1996) - 1988 Brazil Missing Access

 

 

Family: Bufonidae

Scientific Name

Author/s Common Name/s Last Record Distribution Status Taxon Profile
Altiphrynoides osgoodi (Loveridge, 1932)
Osgood's Ethiopian toad
2003 Ethiopia Missing Access
Atelopus angelito Ardila-Robayo and Ruiz-Carranza, 1998 Angelito stubfoot toad 2000 Colombia Missing Access
Atelopus ardila Coloma, Duellman, Almendariz, Ron, Teran-Valdez, and Guayasamin, 2010 Ardila's stubfoot toad     Missing Access
Atelopus arthuri Peters, 1973 Arthur's stubfoot toad     Missing Access
Atelopus boulengeri Peracca, 1904 Boulenger's stubfoot toad     Missing Access
Atelopus carauta Ruiz-Carranza & Hernández-Camacho, 1978 Rio Carauta stubfoot toad     Missing Access
Atelopus carbonerensis Rivero, 1974 Venezuelan yellow frog, La Carbonera stubfoot toad     Missing Access
Atelopus chiriquiensis Shreve, 1936 Chiriqui harlequin frog     Missing Access
Atelopus chirripoensis         Missing Access
Atelopus chocoensis Lötters, 1992 Chocó stubfoot toad     Missing Access
Atelopus eusebiodiazi Venegas, Catenazzi, Siu-Ting & Carrillo, 2008       Missing Access
Atelopus famelicus Rivero & Morales, 1995       Missing Access
Atelopus farci Lynch, 1993 Forest stubfoot toad     Missing Access
Atelopus gigas         Missing Access
Atelopus guanujo Coloma, 2002 Guanujo stubfoot toad     Missing Access
Atelopus halihelos Peters, 1973 Morona-Santiago stubfoot toad     Missing Access
Atelopus lozanoi Osorno-Muñoz, Ardila-Robayo & Ruiz-Carranza, 2001       Missing Access
Atelopus lynchi Cannatella, 1981 Lynch's stubfoot toad     Missing Access
Atelopus mindoensis Peters, 1973 Mindo stubfoot toad     Missing Access
Atelopus minutulus Ruiz-Carranza, Hernández-Camacho & Ardila-Robayo, 1988 Colombian stubfoot toad     Missing Access
Atelopus monohernandezii Ardila-Robayo, Osorno-Muñoz & Ruiz-Carranza, 2002 Hernandez's stubfoot toad     Missing Access
Atelopus muisca Rueda-Almonacid & Hoyos, 1992 La Arboleda stubfoot toad     Missing Access
Atelopus nicefori Rivero, 1963 Niceforo's stubfoot toad     Missing Access
Atelopus onorei Coloma, Lötters, Duellman & Miranda-Leiva, 2007       Missing Access
Atelopus orcesi         Missing Access
Atelopus oxyrhynchus Boulenger, 1903 Rednose stubfoot toad     Missing Access
Atelopus pachydermus (Schmidt, 1857) Schmidt's stubfoot toad     Missing Access
Atelopus pastuso         Missing Access
Atelopus peruensis Gray & Cannatella, 1985 Peru stubfoot toad     Missing Access
Atelopus petersi Coloma, Lötters, Duellman & Miranda-Leiva, 2007 Peters' stubfoot toad     Missing Access
Atelopus pictiventris Kattan, 1986 Painted stubfoot toad     Missing Access
Atelopus planispina Jiménez de la Espada, 1875 Napo stubfoot toad     Missing Access
Atelopus podocarpus         Missing Access
Atelopus quimbaya Ruiz-Carranza & Osorno-Muñoz, 1994       Missing Access
Atelopus senex Taylor, 1952 Pass stubfoot toad     Missing Access
Atelopus sernai Ruiz-Carranza & Osorno-Muñoz, 1994       Missing Access
Atelopus simulatus Ruiz-Carranza & Osorno-Muñoz, 1994       Missing Access
Atelopus sonsonensis Vélez-Rodriguez & Ruiz-Carranza, 1997 Sonsón stubfoot toad     Missing Access
Atelopus sorianoi La Marca, 1983 Cloud forest stubfoot toad     Missing Access
Atelopus vogli Müller, 1934       Missing Access
Duttaphrynus peninsularis (Rao, 1920)       Invalid (synonym) Access

Duttaphrynus silentvalleyensis

(Pillai, 1981)
Silent Valley toad, South Indian hill toad
pre-1982 India Missing Access
Duttaphrynus valhallae (Meade-Waldo, 1909) Pulo Weh toad   Weh Island, Indonesia Missing Access
Incilius fastidiosus         Missing Access
Incilius periglenes   Golden toad     Extinct Access
Melanophryniscus peritus Caramaschi & Cruz, 2011 - 1953 Minas Gerais State, Brazil Missing Access
Nectophrynoides poyntoni Menegon, Salvidio & Loader, 2004   early 2003 Udzungwa Mountains, Tanzania  Missing Access
Peltophryne fluviatica Schwartz, 1972 Hispaniolan crestless toad pre-1973 Hispaniola Missing Access
Rhaebo atelopoides (Lynch & Ruiz-Carranza, 1981) - 1980 Cauca Department, Colombia Missing Access
Rhinella amabilis (Pramuk & Kadivar, 2003) - 10 June 1968 Ecuador Missing Access
Rhinella rostrata (Noble, 1920) Mesopotamia beaked toad 1914 Santa Rita Creek, Mesopotamia village, Colombia Missing Access
Vandijkophrynus amatolicus Hewitt, 1925 Amatola toad 1997/98 Winterberg and Amatola Mountains, Eastern Cape Province, South Africa Missing Access

 

 

Family: Centrolenidae

Scientific Name Author/s Common Name Last Record Distribution Status Taxon Profile
Centrolene ballux (Duellman & Burrowes, 1989) Burrowes' giant glass frog, Golden-flecked glassfrog 1989 or later Colombia & Ecuador Missing Access
Centrolene gemmatum (Flores, 1985)     Ecuador Missing Access

Hyalinobatrachium crybetes

          Access
Hyalinobatrachium petersi           Access
Nymphargus truebae (Duellman, 1976) Trueb's Cochran frog 2005 Peru Missing Access

 

 

Family: Ceratobatrachidae

Scientific Name Author/s Common Name Last Record Distribution Status Taxon Profile
Platymantis megabotoniviti Worthy, 2001 Viti Levu giant ground frog Holocene Viti Levu, Fiji Extinct Access

 

 

Family: Craugastoridae

Scientific Name Author/s Common Name Last Record Distribution Status Taxon Profile
Atopophrynus syntomopus Lynch & Ruíz-Carranza, 1982 - ? Colombia Missing Access

Craugastor anciano

(Savage, McCranie & Wilson, 1988) Corquin robber frog ? Honduras Missing Access
Craugastor andi (Savage, 1974) Atlantic robber frog ? Costa Rica Missing Access
Craugastor chrysozetetes (McCranie, Savage & Wilson, 1989) McCranie's robber frog ? Honduras Missing Access
Craugastor cruzi (McCranie, Savage & Wilson, 1989) Cruz robber frog 1988 Honduras Missing Access
Craugastor fecundus (McCranie & Wilson, 1997) - pre-1995 Honduras Missing Access
Craugastor fleischmanni (Boettger, 1892)
Fleischmann's robber frog
2 March 2010 Costa Rica Missing Access
Craugastor guerreroensis (Lynch, 1967) Guerreran robber frog 1984 Mexico Missing Access
Craugastor gulosus (Cope, 1875) - 1983 Costa Rica & Panama Missing Access
Craugastor merendonensis (Schmidt, 1933) San Pedro Robber Frog ? Honduras Missing Access
Craugastor obesus (Barbour, 1928) - 1984 Costa Rica & Panama Missing Access
Craugastor olanchano (McCranie & Wilson, 1999) - pre-2001 Honduras Missing Access
Craugastor omoaensis (McCranie & Wilson, 1997) - pre-1996 Honduras Missing Access
Craugastor punctariolus (Peters, 1863) -   Panama Missing Access
Craugastor rayo (Savage & DeWeese, 1979)
Sabana robber frog
1980's Costa Rica Missing Access
Craugastor saltuarius (McCranie & Wilson, 1997) - ? Honduras Missing Access
Craugastor trachydermus (Campbell, 1994) - ? Guatemala Missing Access
Holoaden bradei Lutz, 1958 Itatiaia highland frog 1976 Brazil Missing Access
Oreobates zongoensis Reichle & Köhler, 1997 - January 1996 Zongo Valley, La Paz, Bolivia Missing Access
Pristimantis albericoi Lynch & Ruíz-Carranza, 1996 - pre-1997 Colombia Missing Access
Pristimantis bernali Lynch, 1986 Argelia robber frog 1981 Colombia Missing Access
Pristimantis phragmipleuron (Rivero & Serna, 1988) Sugar robber frog 1983 Colombia Missing Access
Strabomantis cadenai (Lynch, 1986) Nutibara robber frog 1982 Antioquia Department, Colombia Missing Access

 

 

Family: Cycloramphidae

Scientific Name Author/s Common Name Last Record Distribution Status Taxon Profile
Cycloramphus ohausi (Wandolleck, 1907)   1970's or later Rio de Janeiro (state), Brazil Missing Access
Rhinoderma rufum Philippi, 1902 Halfswimmer frog, Chile Darwin’s frog 1978 or 1980 Chile Missing Access

 

 

Family: Dendrobatidae

Scientific Name Author/s Common Name Last Record Distribution Status Taxon Profile
Ameerega ingeri (Cochran & Goin, 1970) Niceforo's poison frog, Brother Niceforo's poison-arrow frog 1970 or before Colombia Missing Access
Andinobates abditus (Myers & Daly, 1976) Collins' poison frog ? Ecuador Missing Access
Colostethus jacobuspetersi Rivero, 1991 - 1960's Ecuador Missing Access
Hyloxalus edwardsi (Lynch, 1982) Edwards' rocket frog 1996 Colombia Missing Access

Hyloxalus ruizi

(Lynch, 1982) Ruiz's rocket frog 1979 Colombia Missing Access
Hyloxalus vertebralis (Boulenger, 1899)
Boulenger's rocket frog
1997 Ecuador Missing Access
Oophaga speciosa (Schmidt, 1857) Splendid poison frog ? Panama Missing Access
Ranitomeya abdita Myers & Daly, 1976 Collin's poison frog ? Ecuador Missing Access

 

 

Family: Dicroglossidae

Scientific Name Author/s Common Name Last Record Distribution Status Taxon Profile
Euphlyctis ghoshi (Chanda, 1991) Manipur frog, Ghosh's frog ? India Missing Access

Fejervarya assimilis

          Access
Fejervarya brama           Access
Fejervarya murthii           Access
Fejervarya parambikulamana           Access
Nannophrys guentheri Boulenger, 1882 Gunther’s streamlined frog pre-1883 Sri Lanka Extinct Access
Zakerana sauriceps (Rao, 1937) Mysore wart frog pre-1938 Karnataka, India "Lost" Access

 

 

Family: Eleutherodactylidae

Scientific Name Author/s Common Name Last Record Distribution Status Taxon Profile
Eleutherodactylus brevirostris         Missing Access
Eleutherodactylus eneidae         Missing Access
Eleutherodactylus jasperi         Missing Access
Eleutherodactylus karlschmidti         Missing Access
Eleutherodactylus orcutti         Missing Access
Eleutherodactylus ranoides         Missing Access
Eleutherodactylus schmidti         Missing Access
Eleutherodactylus sp. nov. 'Saint-Barthélemy' -         Access
Eleutherodactylus sp. nov. 'Saint-Martin' -         Access

 

 

Family: Hemiphractidae

Scientific Name Author/s Common Name Last Record Distribution Status Taxon Profile
Gastrotheca chrysosticta Laurent, 1976 Baritú’s marsupial frog (rediscovered) Argentina Rediscovered Access
Gastrotheca cornuta (Boulenger, 1889) Horned marsupial frog (rediscovered) Colombia, Costa Rica, Ecuador, Panama Rediscovered Access
Gastrotheca lauzuricae           Access

 

 

Family: Hylidae

Scientific Name Author/s Common Name Last Record Distribution Status Taxon Profile
Aplastodiscus flumineus (Cruz & Peixoto, 1984) - ? Brazil Missing Access
Argenteohyla siemersi siemersi (Mertens, 1937) Red-spotted Argentina frog 1982 Argentina & Uruguay Extinct Access
Bokermannohyla claresignata (A. Lutz & B. Lutz, 1939)     Brazil Missing Access

Ecnomiohyla echinata

(Duellman, 1961) Oaxacan fringe-limbed treefrog 1962 Mexico Missing Access
Ecnomiohyla rabborum Mendelson, Savage, Griffith, Ross, Kubicki & Gagliardo, 2008
Rabb’s fringe-limbed treefrog
  Panama Extinct Access

Hyla auraria

          Access
Hyla baderi           Access
Hyla barbudensis           Access
Hyla bocourti           Access
Hyla heinzsteinitzi           Access
Hyla nicefori           Access
Hyloscirtus chlorosteus           Access
Hypsiboas cymbalum (Bokermann, 1963)     Brazil Missing Access
Isthmohyla calypsa (Lips, 1996)   ? Costa Rica & Panama Missing Access
Litoria nyakalensis Liem, 1974 Mountain mistfrog, Mountain mist frog, Nyakala frog, Henrietta Creek treefrog November 1990 Queensland, Australia Missing Access
Litoria obsoleta Lönnberg, 1900 - pre-1901 Huon Peninsula, Morobe Province, Papua New Guinea Missing Access
Litoria piperata Tyler & Davies, 1985 Peppered tree frog 1973 New South Wales, Australia Missing Access
Plectrohyla calvicollina Toal, 1994 Cerro Pelón treefrog 9:00 PM, 9 August 1980 Oaxaca, Mexico Missing Access
Plectrohyla cyanomma Caldwell, 1974 Blue-eyed aquatic treefrog 1980 Oaxaca, Mexico Missing Access
Plectrohyla ephemera Meik, Canseco-Márquez, Smith & Campbell, 2005 - ? Mexico Missing Access
Plectrohyla siopela Duellman, 1968 Voiceless treefrog pre-2000 Veracruz, Mexico Missing Access
Plectrohyla teuchestes Duellman & Campbell, 1992 - ? Guatemala Missing Access
Scinax heyeri Peixoto & Weygoldt, 1986 - ? Espírito Santo, south-eastern Brazil Missing Access

 

 

Family: Hyperoliidae

Scientific Name Author/s Common Name Last Record Distribution Status Taxon Profile
Callixalus pictus Laurent, 1950   ? DR Congo Missing Access
Hyperolius ruvuensis Barratt, Lawson & Loader, 2015     Tanzania Missing Access

 

 

Family: Leiopelmatidae

Scientific Name Author/s Common Name Last Record Distribution Status Taxon Profile

Leiopelma auroraensis

          Access
Leiopelma markhami           Access
Leiopelma waitomoensis           Access

 

 

Family: Leptodactylidae

Scientific Name Author/s Common Name Last Record Distribution Status Taxon Profile
Leptodactylus hylodes           Access
Phrynopus spectabilis Duellman, 2000 - ? Peru Invalid (synonym) Access

 

 

Family: Megophryidae

Scientific Name Author/s Common Name Last Record Distribution Status Taxon Profile
Scutiger maculatus Liu, 1950 - 1970's Sichuan and Xizang provinces, China Missing Access
Scutiger occidentalis Dubois, 1978 Kashmir spinular frog 1977 Jammu and Kashmir, India Invalid (synonym) Access
Xenophrys monticola Günther, 1864 Brown horn frog 1860 Meghalaya, India Invalid (synonym) Access

 

 

Family: Micrixalidae

Scientific Name Author/s Common Name Last Record Distribution Status Taxon Profile
Micrixalus narainensis Rao, 1937 Narain's torrent frog 1937 Karnataka, India Invalid (synonym) Access
Micrixalus swamianus Rao, 1937 Ramaswami's torrent frog pre-1938 Karnataka, India Invalid (synonym) Access

 

 

Family: Microhylidae

Scientific Name Author/s Common Name Last Record Distribution Status Taxon Profile
Parhoplophryne usambarica Barbour & Loveridge, 1928 Amani Forest frog, Usambara black-banded frog 1920's East Usambara Mountains, Tanzania Missing Access
Ramanella minor Rao, 1937 Little dot frog pre-1938 Karnataka, India "Lost" Access

 

 

Family: Myobatrachidae

Scientific Name Author/s Common Name Last Record Distribution Status Taxon Profile

Kyrranus sp. nov. 'Darling Downs #1'

-         Access
Kyrranus sp. nov. 'Darling Downs #2' -         Access
Rheobatrachus silus Liem, 1973 Southern gastric brooding frog, Platypus frog, Southern platypus frog, Southern platypusfrog, Conondale gastric-brooding frog 1983 Australia Extinct Access
Rheobatrachus vitellinus Mahony, Tyler & Davies, 1984 Northern gastric brooding frog, Eungella gastric-brooding frog, Stream frog, Northern platypus frog, Northern platypusfrog March 1985 Eungella National Park, Queensland, Australia Extinct Access
Taudactylus acutirostris Andersson, 1916 Sharp-snouted day frog, Sharp-snouted torrent frog, Sharp-nosed torrent frog, Tinker frog November 1996 Queensland (including Goold Island), Australia Missing Access
Taudactylus diurnus Straughan & Lee, 1966 Southern day frog, Mount Glorious day frog, Mount Glorious torrent frog 1979 New South Wales & Queensland, Australia Extinct Access
Taudactylus eungellensis Liem & Hosmer, 1973 Eungella day frog, Eungella torrent frog post-1997 Queensland, Australia Missing Access
Taudactylus rheophilus Liem & Hosmer, 1973 Northern tinker frog, Mountain day frog, Blunt-nosed torrent frog, Tinkling frog November 1996 Queensland, Australia Missing Access

 

 

Family: Odontophrynidae

Scientific Name Author/s Common Name Last Record Distribution Status Taxon Profile
Odontophrynus moratoi Caramaschi & Jim, 1980 - 1990 Botucatu, São Paulo state, Brazil Missing Access

 

 

Family: Petropedetidae

Scientific Name Author/s Common Name Last Record Distribution Status Taxon Profile
Petropedetes dutoiti Loveridge, 1935 Du Toit's torrent frog, Kenya rocky river frog, Elgon montane torrent frog 17 May 1962 Mount Elgon, Kenya (& Uganda?) Missing Access

 

 

Family: Phyllomedusidae

Scientific Name Author/s Common Name Last Record Distribution Status Taxon Profile
Phrynomedusa fimbriata Miranda-Ribeiro, 1923 - pre-1924 Sao Paulo state, Brazil Extinct Access

 

 

Family: Ranidae

Scientific Name Author/s Common Name Last Record Distribution Status Taxon Profile
Amolops jaunsari Ray, 1992 - ? India Missing Access
Hylarana bhagmandlensis           Access
Lithobates pueblae           Access
Lithobates tlaloci Hillis & Frost, 1985 Tlaloc’s leopard frog pre-1986 Mexico Missing Access
Rana nebulosa Hallowell, 1861 - 1800's Hong Kong "Lost" Access

 

 

Family: Ranixalidae

Scientific Name Author/s Common Name Last Record Distribution Status Taxon Profile

Indirana longicrus

(Rao, 1937) - pre-1938 India Missing Access
Indirana tenuilingua (Rao, 1937)   pre-1938? India Missing Access

 

 

Family: Rhacophoridae

Scientific Name Author/s Common Name Last Record Distribution Status Taxon Profile
Chiromantis shyamrupus (Chandra & Ghosh, 1989) Shyamrup's bush frog, Hornbill bubble-nest frog ? India Missing Access
Philautus adspersus Günther, 1872 - c.1886 Sri Lanka Extinct Access
Philautus jacobsoni van Kampen, 1912 - pre-1913 Mount Ungaran, central Java, Indonesia Missing Access
Philautus leucorhinus Lichtenstein & Martens, 1856 - pre-1857 Sri Lanka Extinct Access
Pseudophilautus dimbullae Shreve, 1940 - 1933 Sri Lanka Extinct Access
Pseudophilautus eximius Shreve, 1940 - 1933 Sri Lanka Extinct Access
Pseudophilautus extirpo Manamendra-Arachchi & Pethiyagoda, 2005 - 1882 Sri Lanka Extinct Access
Pseudophilautus halyi Boulenger, 1904 - 1899 Sri Lanka Extinct Access
Pseudophilautus maia Meegaskumbura, Manamendra-Arachchi, Schneider & Pethiyagoda, 2007 - c.1860 Sri Lanka Extinct Access
Pseudophilautus malcolmsmithi Ahl, 1927 - pre-1948 Sri Lanka Extinct Access
Pseudophilautus nanus Günther, 1869 - pre-1870 Sri Lanka Extinct Access
Pseudophilautus nasutus Günther, 1869 "1868" - pre-1870 Sri Lanka Extinct Access
Pseudophilautus oxyrhynchus Günther, 1872 - pre-1873 Sri Lanka Extinct Access
Pseudophilautus pardus Meegaskumbura, Manamendra-Arachchi, Schneider & Pethiyagoda, 2007 - pre-1859 Sri Lanka Extinct Access
Pseudophilautus rugatus Ahl, 1927 - pre-1928 Sri Lanka Extinct Access
Pseudophilautus temporalis Günther, 1864 - pre-1865 Sri Lanka Extinct Access
Pseudophilautus variabilis Günther, 1858 - 1857 or 1858 Sri Lanka Extinct Access
Pseudophilautus zal Manamendra-Arachchi & Pethiyagoda, 2004 - 1946 or 1947 Sri Lanka Extinct Access
Pseudophilautus zimmeri Ahl, 1927 - pre-1928 Sri Lanka Extinct Access
Raorchestes dubius (Boulenger, 1882) Darjeeling bubble-nest frog, Boulenger's tree frog, Günther's micro tree frog 1872 West Bengal, India Missing Access
Raorchestes kempii Annandale, 1912 Kemp's spadefoot frog pre-1913 Arunachal Pradesh, India Missing Access
Raorchestes microdiscus Annandale, 1912 Kobo bubble-nest frog pre-1913 Assam, India Missing Access
Raorchestes montanus Günther, 1876 Kudra Mukh frog pre-1877 Karnataka, India Missing Access
Raorchestes sahai (Sarkar & Ray, 2006) Sahai bush frog 1988 Arunachal Pradesh, India Missing Access
Raorchestes shillongensis Pillai & Chanda, 1973 - pre-1994 India Missing Access
Raorchestes terebrans (Das & Chanda, 1998) Boring bush frog 1983 Andhra Pradesh, India Missing Access

 

 

Family: Telmatobiidae

Scientific Name Author/s Common Name Last Record Distribution Status Taxon Profile
Telmatobius cirrhacelis Trueb, 1979 Loja water frog November 1981 Ecuador Missing Access
Telmatobius espadai De la Riva, 2005 - 1998 Bolivia Missing Access
Telmatobius halli Noble, 1938 Hall's water frog 1937 Ollagüe, El Loa Province, Chile Rediscovered Access
Telmatobius laticeps (Laurent, 1977) Tucuman water frog 1992 Tafí valley, Tucumán Province, Argentina Missing Access
Telmatobius mendelsoni De la Riva, Trueb & Duellman, 2012 - 2007 Peru Missing Access
Telmatobius niger Barbour & Noble, 1920 Black water frog December 1994 Ecuador Missing Access
Telmatobius pefauri Veloso & Trueb, 1976 Arico water frog 1976 Murmuntani, Parinacota Province, Chile Missing Access
Telmatobius vellardi Munsterman & Leviton, 1959 Vellard's water frog July 1987 Ecuador Missing Access