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Neu beschriebene Amphibien

Die Übersicht zeigt Informationen über Amphibien, die in den letzten 12 Monaten neu beschrieben wurden und gibt Hinweise auf taxonomische Veränderungen.



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2016-11-24Nototriton nelsoni
Nototriton oreadorum
PlethodontidaeTaxonomic revision of the moss salamander Nototriton barbouri (Schmidt (Caudata: Plethodontidae), with description of two new species from the Cordillera Nombre de Dios, Honduras [JOSIAH H. TOWNSEND]
2016-11-18Oreophryne anser
Oreophryne aurora
Oreophryne anser
Oreophryne banshee
Oreophryne equus
Oreophryne lemur
Oreophryne matawan
Oreophryne meliades
Oreophryne penelopeia
Oreophryne picticrus
Oreophryne philosylleptoris
Microhylidae
(Asterophryinae)
Ten new species of Oreophryne (Anura, Microhylidae) from Papua New Guinea [FRED KRAUS]
2016-11-17Scinax rossaferesaeHylidaeA new species of Scinax Wagler (Anura: Hylidae) from Paraná, Southern Brazil [CARLOS E. CONTE, KATYUSCIA ARAUJO-VIEIRA, LUCAS B. CRIVELLARI, BIANCA V. M. BERNECK]
2016-11-16Indirana bhadrai
Indirana paramakri
RanixalidaeMolecular and Morphological Study of Leaping Frogs (Anura, Ranixalidae) with Description of Two New Species [Sonali Garg,S. D. Biju]
2016-11-15Thorius pinicola
Thorius longicaudus
Thorius tlaxiacus
PlethodontidaeBiology of tiny animals: three new species of minute salamanders (Plethodontidae: Thorius) from Oaxaca, Mexico [Gabriela Parra-Olea, Sean M. Rovito, Mario García-París, Jessica A. Maisano, David B. Wake, James Hanken]
2016-11-09Tepuihyla shushupeHylidaeSystematics of Ecnomiohyla tuberculosa with the description of a new species and comments on the taxonomy of Trachycephalus typhonius (Anura, Hylidae) [Santiago R. Ron, Pablo J. Venegas, H. Mauricio Ortega-Andrade, Giussepe Gagliardi-Urrutia, Patricia E. Salerno]
2016-11-04Bolitoglossa auraePlethodontidaeA beautiful new yellow salamander, genus Bolitoglossa (Caudata: Plethodontidae), from the northeastern slopes of the Cordillera de Talamanca, Costa Rica [BRIAN KUBICKI, ERICK ARIAS]
2016-11-04Uperoleia mahonyiMyobatrachidaeA new species of Australian frog (Myobatrachidae: Uperoleia) from the New South Wales mid-north coast sandplains [SIMON CLULOW, MARION ANSTIS, J. SCOTT KEOGH, RENEE A. CATULLO]
2016-10-30Fritziana tonimiHemiphractidaeFritziana tonimi • A New Polymorphic Species of Egg-Brooding Frog of the Genus Fritziana (Anura: Hemiphractidae) from southeastern Brazil [Marina Walker, João Luiz Gasparini and Célio F. B. Haddad]
2016-10-27Brachycephalus albolineatusBrachycephalidae A new species of Brachycephalus (Anura: Brachycephalidae) from Santa Catarina, southern Brazil [Marcos R. Bornschein, Luiz F. Ribeiro, David C. Blackburn, Edward L. Stanley, Marcio R. Pie]
2016-10-20Oreophryne flavomaculata
Oreophryne pseudunicolor
Microhylidae
(Asterophryinae)
Description of two new species of the microhylid frog genus Oreophryne (Amphibia: Anura: Microhylidae) from southern Papua New Guinea [Rainer Günther & Stephen Richards]
2016-09-27Litoria bellaHylidaeA new species of treefrog (Litoria) from Cape York Peninsula, Australia [KEITH R. MCDONALD, JODI J. L. ROWLEY, STEPHEN J. RICHARDS, GRETA J. FRANKHAM]
2016-09-26Amolops albispinusRanidaeA new species of Amolops (Anura: Ranidae) from southern China [YIK-HEI SUNG, PING HU, JIAN WANG, HAI-JUN LIU, YING-YONG WANG]
2016-09-21Hynobius unisacculusHynobiidaeA new species of salamander of the genus Hynobius (Amphibia, Caudata, Hynobiidae) from South Korea [MI-SOOK MIN, HAE-JUN BAEK, JAE-YOUNG SONG, MIN HO CHANG, NIKOLAY A. JR. POYARKOV]
2015-09-15Indirana duboisi
Indirana sarojamma
Indirana tysoni
Indirana yadera
RanixalidaeLeaping frogs (Anura: Ranixalidae) of the Western Ghats of India: An integrated taxonomic review [Neelesh Dahanukar, Nikhil Modak, Keerthi Krutha, P.O. Nameer, Anand D. Padhye & Sanjay Molur]
2016-09-14Theloderma annaeRhacophoridaeA new species of Theloderma (Amphibia: Anura: Rhacophoridae) from Vietnam [TRUONG QUANG NGUYEN, CUONG THE PHAM, TAO THIEN NGUYEN, HAI NGOC NGO, THOMAS ZIEGLER]
2016-08-25Amietia moyerorumPyxicephalidaeSpecies boundaries and taxonomy of the African river frogs (Amphibia: Pyxicephalidae: Amietia) [A. CHANNING, J.M. DEHLING, S. LÖTTERS, R. ERNST]
2016-08-23Scinax caissaraHylidaeA new species of the Scinax catharinae group (Anura: Hylidae) from southeastern Brazil [ANA CAROLINA C. LOURENÇO, JULIANA ZINA, GAUCILENE F. CATROLI, SANAE KASAHARA, JULIAN FAIVOVICH, CÉLIO F. B. HADDAD]
2016-08-15Pseudopaludicola ibisoroca
Pseudopaludicola motorzinho
LeptodactylidaeTwo New Species of Pseudopaludicola (Anura: Leptodactylidae: Leiuperinae) from Eastern Bolivia and Western Brazil. [André Pansonato, Ana Cristina P. Veiga-Menoncello, Jessica R. Mudrek, Martin Jansen, Shirlei M. Recco-Pimentel, Itamar A. Martins, and Christine Strüssmann]
2016-08-15Hypsiboas cambuiHylidaeA New Species of the Hypsiboas pulchellus Group from the Serra da Mantiqueira, Southeastern Brazil (Amphibia: Anura: Hylidae). [Paulo D.P. Pinheiro, Tiago L. Pezzuti, Felipe S.F. Leite, Paulo C.A. Garcia, Célio F.B. Haddad, and Julián Faivovich]
2016-08-12Pristimantis uraniCraugastoridaeMolecular phylogenetics of the Pristimantis lacrimosus species group (Anura: Craugastoridae) with the description of a new species from Colombia [Mauricio Rivera-Correa, Juan M. Daza]
2016-08-11Pristimantis pulchridormientesCraugastoridaeA new species of frog of the genus Pristimantis from Tingo María National Park, Huánuco Department, central Peru (Anura, Craugastoridae) [Germán Chávez, Alessandro Catenazzi]
2016-08-11Leptobrachium tengchongenseMegophryidaeA new species of the genus Leptobrachium (Anura: Megophryidae) from the Gaoligongshan Mountain Range, China [JIAN-HUAN YANG, YING-YONG WANG, BOSCO PUI-LOK CHAN]
2016-08-05Theloderma lacustrinumRhacophoridaeA new small-sized Theloderma (Anura: Rhacophoridae) from Laos [NIANE SIVONGXAY, MONEKHAM DAVANKHAM, SOMPHOUTHONE PHIMMACHAK, KEOCHAY PHOUMIXAY, BRYAN L. STUART]
2016-07-21Pristimantis prometeiiCraugastoridaeA new species of Pristimantis from southern Ecuador (Anura, Craugastoridae) [Paul Székely, Dan Cogălniceanu, Diana Székely, Nadia Paez, Santiago Ron]
2016-07-14Pristimantis allpapuyu
Pristimantis hampatusami
Pristimantis kuri
CraugastoridaeTres nuevas especies de ranas terrestres Pristimantis (Anura: Craugastoridae) de la Provincia de El Oro, Ecuado [Mario H. Yánez-Muñoz, Juan Carlos Sánchez-Nivicela, Carolina Reyes-Puig]
2016-06-30Oedipina capitalinaPlethodontidaeOn the taxonomy of Oedipina stuarti (Caudata: Plethodontidae), with description of a new species from suburban Tegucigalpa, Honduras [Solís, J. M., M. R. Espinal, R. E. Valle, C. M. O’Reilly, M. W. Itgen & J. H. Townsend]
2016-06-30Rhombophryne botabota
Rhombophryne savaka
Microhylidae
(Cophylinae)
Two new species of terrestrial microhylid frogs (Microhylidae: Cophylinae: Rhombophryne) from northeastern Madagascar [Mark D. Scherz, Frank Glaw, Miguel Vences, Franco Andreone & Angelica Crottini]
2016-06-30Craugastor gabbiCraugastoridaeA new species of the Craugastor podiciferus species group (Anura: Craugastoridae) from the premontane forest of southwestern Costa Rica [ERICK ARIAS, GERARDO CHAVESCHAVES, ANDREW J. CRAWFORD, GABRIELA PARRA-OLEA]
2016-06-30Philautus nephophilusRhacophoridaeA new small montane species of Philautus (Amphibia: Anura: Rhacophoridae)from Gunung Kinabalu, Sabah, Malaysia (Borneo) [J. Maximilian Dehling, Masafumi Matsui & Paul Yambun Imbun]
2016-06-30Raorchestes lechiya
Raorchestes silentvalley
RhacophoridaeTwo new species of Raorchestes (Anura: Rhacophoridae) from the Silent Valley National Park in the Nilgiri Hills of the Western Ghats, India [Zachariah A, Cyriac VP, Chandramohan B, Ansil BR, Mathew JK, Raiu DV, Abraham RK]
2016-06-21Cyclorana occidentalisHylidaeRevision of the water-holding frogs, Cyclorana platycephala (Anura: Hylidae), from arid Australia, including a description of a new species) [MARION ANSTIS, LUKE C. PRICE, J. DALE ROBERTS, SARAH R. CATALANO, HARRY B. HINES, PAUL DOUGHTY, STEPHEN C. DONNELLAN]
2016-06-10Pristimantis tinguichacaCraugastoridaeA New Species of Pristimantis (Amphibia: Strabomantidae) from the Cloud Forest of Sangay National Park, Ecuador [Jorge Brito M., Reed Ojala-Barbour, Diego Batallas R., and Ana Almendáriz C.]
2016-05-30Pristimantis pluvialisCraugastoridaeA new species of Pristimantis (Amphibia, Anura, Craugastoridae) from the foothills of the Andes in Manu National Park, southeastern Peru [Alexander Shepack, Rudolf von May, Alex Ttito, Alessandro Catenazzi]
2016-05-26Pristimantis llanganati
Pristimantis yanezi
CraugastoridaeTwo new species of frogs of the genus Pristimantis from Llanganates National Park in Ecuador with comments on the regional diversity of Ecuadorian Pristimantis (Anura, Craugastoridae) [María Navarrete, Pablo Javier Venegas, Santiago R. Ron]
2016-05-23Osteocephalus camufatusHylidaeA new species of spiny-backed treefrog (Osteocephalus) from Central Amazonian Brazil (Amphibia: Anura: Hylidae) [KARL-HEINZ JUNGFER, VANESSA K. VERDADE, JULIÁN FAIVOVICH, MIGUEL T. RODRIGUES]
2016-05-11Mantophryne insignisMicrohylidae
(Asterophryinae)
Description of a striking new Mantophryne species (Amphibia, Anura, Microhylidae) from Woodlark Island, Papua New Guinea [Rainer Günther, Stephen Richards]
2016-05-05Triturus anatolicusSalamandridaeDescription of a new species of crested newt, previously subsumed in Triturus ivanbureschi (Amphibia: Caudata: Salamandridae) [B. WIELSTRA, J.W. ARNTZEN]
2016-04-15Pseudocallulops fojaMicrohylidae
(Asterophryinae)
A New Species of the Frog Genus Pseudocallulops from the Foja Mountains in Northwestern New Guinea (Amphibia, Microhylidae) [Rainer Günther, Stephen Richards, Burhan Tjaturadi]
2016-04-13Dendropsophus mapinguariHylidaeA New Species of Clown Tree Frog, Dendropsophus leucophyllatus Species Group, from Amazonia (Anura, Hylidae) [Pedro L.V. Peloso, Victor G.D. Orrico, Célio F.B. Haddad, Geraldo R. Lima-Filho, Marcelo J. Sturaro]
2016-04-12Ansonia smeagolBufonidaeThe phylogenetic relationships of a new Stream Toad of the genus Ansonia Stoliczka, 1870 (Anura: Bufonidae) from a montane region in Peninsular Malaysia [HAYDEN R. DAVIS, L. LEE GRISMER, RANDY L. KLABACKA, MOHD ABDUL MUIN, EVAN S.H. QUAH, SHAHRUL ANUAR, PERRY L. JR. WOOD, JACK W. SITES]
2016-03-22Limnonectes longchuanensisDicroglossidaeTaxonomic revision of the Chinese Limnonectes (Anura, Dicroglossidae) with the description of a new species from China and Myanmar [CHATMONGKON SUWANNAPOOM, ZHI-YONG YUAN, JIN-MIN CHEN, MIAN HOU, HAI-PENG ZHAO, LI-JUN WANG, TRUONG SON NGUYEN, TRUONG Q. NGUYEN, ROBERT W. MURPHY, JAQUELINE SULLIVAN, DAVID S. MCLEOD, JING CHE]
2016-03-21Pseudopaludicola jarediLeptodactylidaeA new species of long-legged Pseudopaludicola from northeastern Brazil (Anura, Leptodactylidae, Leiuperinae) [Felipe Silva de Andrade, Felipe de Medeiros de Magalhães, Carlos Henrique Luz Nunes-de-Almeida, Ana Cristina Prado Veiga-Menoncello, Diego José Santana, Adrian Antonio Garda, Daniel Loebmann, Shirlei Maria Recco-Pimentel, Ariovaldo Antonio Giaretta & Luís Felipe Toledo]
2016-03-16Pristimantis doradoCraugastoridaePristimantis dorado • A New Small Golden Frog of the Genus Pristimantis (Anura: Craugastoridae) from An Andean Cloud Forest of Colombia [Rivera-Correa, Lamadrid-Feris & Crawford]
2016-03-14Psychrophrynella chirihampatuCraugastoridaeA new species of Psychrophrynella (Amphibia, Anura, Craugastoridae) from the humid montane forests of Cusco, eastern slopes of the Peruvian Andes [Alessandro Catenazzi, Alex Ttito]
2016-03-10Leptolalax tengchongensisMegophryidaeA new species of the genus Leptolalax (Anura: Megophryidae) from Mt. Gaoligongshan of western Yunnan Province, China [JIAN-HUAN YANG, YING-YONG WANG, GUO-LING CHEN, DING-QI RAO]
2016-03-09Microhyla lateriteMicrohylidae
(Microhylinae)
Microhyla laterite sp. nov., A New Species of Microhyla Tschudi, 1838 (Amphibia: Anura: Microhylidae) from a Laterite Rock Formation in South West India [K. S. Seshadri, Ramit Singal, H. Priti, G. Ravikanth, M. K. Vidisha, S. Saurabh, M. Pratik, Kotambylu Vasudeva Gururaja]
2016-03-02Raorchestes honnamettiRhacophoridaeIntegrative Taxonomic Approach for Describing a New Cryptic Species of Bush Frog (Raorchestes: Anura: Rhacophoridae) from the Western Ghats, India [H. Priti, Rekha Sarma Roshmi, Badrinath Ramya, H. S. Sudhira, G. Ravikanth, Neelavara Anantharam Aravind, Kotambylu Vasudeva Gururaja]
2016-03-02Fejervarya (Zakerana) dhakaDicroglossidaeA New Species of Frog (Anura: Dicroglossidae) Discovered from the Mega City of Dhaka [Mohammad Sajid Ali Howlader, Abhilash Nair, Juha Merilä]
2016-03-02Pachytriton wuguanfuiSalamandridaeA new species of the genus Pachytriton (Caudata: Salamandridae) from Hunan and Guangxi, southeastern China [ZHI-YONG YUAN, BAO-LIN ZHANG, JING CHE]
2016-03-10Leptolalax ardens
Leptolalax kalonensis
Leptolalax maculosus
Leptolalax pallidus
Leptolalax tadungensis
MegophryidaeFive new, microendemic Asian Leaf-litter Frogs (Leptolalax) from the southern Annamite mountains, Vietnam [JODI J. L. ROWLEY, DAO T. A. TRAN, DUONG T. T. LE, VINH Q. DAU, PEDRO L. V. PELOSO, TRUONG Q. NGUYEN, HUY D. HOANG, TAO T. NGUYEN, THOMAS ZIEGLER]
2016-02-26Odorrana mutschmanniRanidaeA new species of Odorrana (Amphibia: Anura: Ranidae) from Vietnam [CUONG THE PHAM, TRUONG QUANG NGUYEN, MINH DUC LE, MICHAEL BONKOWSKI, THOMAS ZIEGLER]
2016-02-24Hypsiboas diabolicusHylidaeCryptic diversity in the Hypsiboas semilineatus species group (Amphibia, Anura) with the description of a new species from the eastern Guiana Shield [ANTOINE FOUQUET, QUENTIN MARTINEZ, LAUREN ZEIDLER, ELODIE A. COURTOIS, PHILIPPE GAUCHER, MICHEL BLANC, JUCIVALDO DIAS LIMA, SERGIO MARQUES SOUZA, MIGUEL T. RODRIGUES, JUCIVALDO DIAS LIMA, SERGIO MARQUES SOUZA, MIGUEL T. RODRIGUES, PHILIPPE J. R. KOK]
2016-02-23Allobates bucurauAromobatidaeA new species of nurse-frog (Aromobatidae, Allobates) from the Madeira River basin with a small geographic range [PEDRO IVO SIMÕES]
2016-02-18Brachycephalus sulfuratusBrachycephalidaeA new species of flea-toad (Anura: Brachycephalidae) from southern Atlantic Forest, Brazil [THAIS HELENA CONDEZ, JULIANE PETRY DE CARLI MONTEIRO, ESTEVÃO JASPER COMITTI, PAULO CHRISTIANO DE ANCHIETTA GARCIA, IVAN BOREL AMARAL, CÉLIO FERNANDO BAPTISTA HADDAD]
2016-02-15Amazophrynella javierbustamanteiBufonidaeUncovering the diversity in the Amazophrynella minuta complex: integrative taxonomy reveals a new species of Amazophrynella (Anura, Bufonidae) from southern Peru [Rommel R. Rojas, Juan Carlos Chaparro, Vinicius Tadeu Carvalho, Robson Avila, Izeni P. Farias, Tomas Hrbek, Marcelo Gordo]
2016-01-31Nasutixalus medogensisRhacophoridaeA new genus and species of treefrog from Medog, southeastern Tibet, China (Anura, Rhacophoridae) [Ke JIANG, Fang YAN, Kai WANG, Da-Hu ZOU, Cheng LI, Jing CHE]
2016-01-30Pristimantis iiapCraugastoridaeA new species of the Pristimantis conspicillatus group from the Peruvian Amazon [Padial JM, Gagliardi-Urrutia G, Chaparro JC, Gutierrez RC]
2016-01-28Kurixalus berylliniris
Kurixalus wangi
RhacophoridaeSystematic revision of the Taiwanese genus Kurixalus members with a description of two new endemic species (Anura, Rhacophoridae) [Shu-Ping Wu, Chuan-Chin Huang, Chi-Li Tsai, Te-En Lin, Jhih-Jia Jhang, Sheng-Hai Wu]
2016-01-27Pristimantis pichinchaCraugastoridaeOtra nueva especie de rana Pristimantis (Anura: Terrarana) de las estribaciones occidentales del Volcán Pichincha, Ecuador [Mario H. Yánez-Muñoz, Carolina Reyes-Puig, Patricia Bejarano-Muñoz y Santiago R. Ron]
2016-01-21Amolops nyingchiensisRanidaeA new species of the genus Amolops (Amphibia: Ranidae) from southeastern Tibet, China [Ke JIANG, Kai WANG, Fang YAN, Jiang XIE, Da-Hu ZOU, Wu-Lin LIU, Jian-Ping JIANG, Cheng LI, Jing CHE]
2016-01-21Scutiger spinosusMegophryidaeA new species of the genus Scutiger (Anura: Megophryidae) from Medog of southeastern Tibet, China [Ke JIANG, Kai WANG, Da-Hu ZOU, Fang YAN, Pi-Peng LI, Jing CHE]
2016-01-20Blythophryne beryetBufonidaeA New Genus and Species of Arboreal Toad (Anura, Bufonidae) with Phytotelmonous Larvae, from the Andaman Islands, India [S. R. Chandramouli, Karthikeyan Vasudevan, S Harikrishnan, Sushil Kumar Dutta, S Jegath Janani, Richa Sharma, Indraneil Das, Ramesh Aggarwal]
2016-01-20neue Gattung RentapiaBufonidaePolyphyly of Asian Tree Toads, Genus Pedostibes Günther, 1876 (Anura: Bufonidae), and the Description of a New Genus from Southeast Asia [Kin Onn Chan, L. Lee Grismer, Anil Zachariah, Rafe M. Brown, Robin Kurian Abraham]
2016-01-18Pristimantis stictusCraugastoridaeA new small frog species of the genus Pristimantis (Anura: Craugastoridae) from the northern paramos of Colombia [GUSTAVO A. GONZÁLEZ-DURÁN]
2016-01-15Microhyla mihintaleiMicrohylidae
(Microhylinae)
A new species of Microhyla (Anura: Microhylidae) from Sri Lanka: an integrative taxonomic approach [NAYANA WIJAYATHILAKA, SONALI GARG, GAYANI SENEVIRATHNE, NUWAN KARUNARATHNA, S.D. BIJU, MADHAVA MEEGASKUMBURA]
2016-01-06Scinax haddadorumHylidaeA new species of Scinax Wagler (Anura: Hylidae) from Mato Grosso, Brazil [KATYUSCIA ARAUJO-VIEIRA, PAULA HANNA VALDUJO, JULIÁN FAIVOVICH]
2016-01-05Hyloscirtus diabolusHylidaeA new red-eyed of stream treefrog of Hyloscirtus (Anura: Hylidae) from Peru, with comments on the taxonomy of the genus [MAURICIO RIVERA-CORREA, KARLA GARCÍA-BURNEO, TARAN GRANT]
2015-12-31Craugastor metriosistusCraugastoridaeA New Species of Craugastor (Anura: Craugastoridae) from the Magdalena River Valley, Colombia, with Evaluation of the Characters Used to Identify Species of the Craugastor fitzingeri Group [Jhon Jairo Ospina-Sarria, Teddy Angarita-Sierra and Raul Pedroza-Banda]
2015-12-31Tylototriton himalayanusSalamandridaeA new species of the genus Tylototriton (Amphibia: Urodela: Salamandridae) from eastern Himalaya [Khatiwada JR, Wang B, Ghimire S, Vasudevan K, Paudel S, Jiang J]
2015-12-30Tepuihyla obscuraHylidaeOut of taxonomic limbo: a name for the species of Tepuihyla (Anura: Hylidae) from the Chimantá Massif, Pantepui region, northern South America [Philippe J. R. Kok, Sebastian Ratz, Marco Tegelaar, Fabien Aubret & D. Bruce Means]
2015-12-23Guibemantis diphonusMantellidaeA new arboreal frog of the genus Guibemantis from the southeast of Madagascar (Anura: Mantellidae) [MIGUEL VENCES, OLGA JOVANOVIC, GORAN SAFAREK, FRANK GLAW & JÖRN KÖHLER]
2015-12-21Theloderma vietnamenseRhacophoridaeSorting Out Moss Frogs: mtDNA Data on Taxonomic Diversity and Phylogenetic Relationships of the Indochinese Species of the Genus Theloderma (Anura, Rhacophoridae) [Nikolay A. Poyarkov, Jr., Nikolai L. Orlov, Anna V. Moiseeva, Parinya Pawangkhanant, Thiti Ruangsuwan, Anna B. Vassilieva, Eduard A. Galoyan, Tao Thien Nguyen, Svetlana S. Gogoleva]
2015-12-21Sphaenorhynchus cangaHylidaeA new species of Hatchet-faced Treefrog Sphaenorhynchus Tschudi (Anura: Hylidae) from Quadrilátero Ferrífero, Minas Gerais, southeastern Brazil [KATYUSCIA ARAUJO-VIEIRA, JOÃO VICTOR A. LACERDA, TIAGO L. PEZZUTI, FELIPE SÁ FORTES LEITE, CLODOALDO LOPES DE ASSIS & CARLOS ALBERTO G. CRUZ]
2015-12-18Clinotarsus penelopeRanidaeWhen young are more conspicuous than adults: a new ranid species (Anura: Ranidae) revealed by its tadpole [STÉPHANE GROSJEAN,  SABITRY BORDOLOI, YODCHAIY CHUAYNKERN, PARAMITA CHAKRAVARTY & ANNEMARIE OHLER]
2015-12-17Choerophryne epirrhina
Choerophryne grylloides
Microhylidae
(Asterophryinae)
Two new species of Choerophryne (Anura, Microhylidae) from the northern versant of Papua New Guinea’s central cordillera [AMY IANNELLA, PAUL OLIVER & STEPHEN RICHARDS]
2015-12-16Xenopus allofraseri
Xenopus eysoole
Xenopus fischbergi
Xenopus kobeli
Xenopus mellotropicalis
Xenopus parafraseri
PipidaeGenetics, Morphology, Advertisement Calls, and Historical Records Distinguish Six New Polyploid Species of African Clawed Frog (Xenopus, Pipidae) from West and Central Africa [Ben J. Evans, Timothy F. Carter, Eli Greenbaum, Václav Gvoždík, Darcy B. Kelley, Patrick J. McLaughlin, Olivier S. G. Pauwels, Daniel M. Portik, Edward L. Stanley, Richard C. Tinsley, Martha L. Tobias, David C. Blackburn]
2015-12-09Dendropsophus bromeliaceusHylidaeThe First Bromeligenous Species of Dendropsophus (Anura: Hylidae) from Brazil's Atlantic Forest [Rodrigo B. Ferreira, Julián Faivovich, Karen H. Beard and José P. Pombal, Jr.]
2015-12-07Oreophryne choerophrynoides
Oreophryne roedeli
Microhylidae
(Asterophryinae)
Two new Oreophryne species from the Fakfak Mountains, West Papua Province of Indonesia (Anura, Microhylidae). [Rainer Günther]
2015-12-02Melanophryniscus biancae
Melanophryniscus milanoi
Melanophryniscus xanthostomus
BufonidaeThree New Species of Phytotelm-Breeding Melanophryniscus from the Atlantic Rainforest of Southern Brazil (Anura: Bufonidae) [Marcos R. Bornschein, Carina R. Firkowski, Diego Baldo, Luiz F. Ribeiro, Ricardo Belmonte-Lopes, Leandro Corrêa, Sérgio A. A. Morato, Marcio R. Pie]
2015-12-01Dendropsophus counaniHylidaeA new Dendropsophus Fitzinger, 1843 (Anura: Hylidae) of the parviceps group from the lowlands of the Guiana Shield [ANTOINE FOUQUET, VICTOR GOYANNES DILL ORRICO, RAFFAEL ERNST, MICHEL BLANC, QUENTIN MARTINEZ, JEAN-PIERRE VACHER, MIGUEL TREFAUT RODRIGUES, PAUL OUBOTER, RAWIEN JAIRAM & SANTIAGO RON]
2015-11-25Platymantis quezoniCeratobatrachidaeA new species of limestone karst inhabiting forest frog, genus Platymantis (Amphibia: Anura: Ceratobatrachidae: subgenus Lupacolus) from southern Luzon Island, Philippines [RAFE M. BROWN, LOUISE ABIGAIL DE LAYOLA, ANTONIO LORENZO II, MAE LOWE L. DIESMOS & ARVIN C. DIESMOS]
2015-11-24Pristimantis enigmaticus
Pristimantis limoncochensis
Pristimantis omeviridis
CraugastoridaeInsights from Integrative Systematics Reveal Cryptic Diversity in Pristimantis Frogs (Anura: Craugastoridae) from the Upper Amazon Basin [H. Mauricio Ortega-Andrade, Octavio R. Rojas-Soto, Jorge H. Valencia, Alejandro Espinosa de los Monteros, Juan J. Morrone, Santiago R. Ron, David C. Cannatella]
2015-11-24Ghatixalus magnusRhacophoridaeA novel third species of the Western Ghats endemic genus Ghatixalus (Anura: Rhacophoridae), with description of its tadpole [ROBIN KURIAN ABRAHAM, JOBIN K. MATHEW, VIVEK PHILIP CYRIAC, ARUN ZACHARIAH, DAVID V. RAJU & ANIL ZACHARIAH]
2015-11-23Chiropterotriton cieloensis
Chiropterotriton infernalis
PlethodontidaeTwo new species of Chiropterotriton (Caudata: Plethodontidae) from northern Mexico [SEAN M. ROVITO & GABRIELA PARRA-OLEA]
2015-11-05Rhombophryne ornata
Rhombophryne tany
Microhylidae
(Cophylinae)
Two New Microhylid Frogs of the Genus Rhombophryne with Superciliary Spines from the Tsaratanana Massif in Northern Madagascar [Mark D. Scherz, Bernhard Ruthensteiner, David R. Vieites, Miguel Vences, and Frank Glaw]
2015-11-05Physalaemus atimLeptodactylidaeA New Species of Physalaemus from Central Brazil (Anura: Leptodactylidae) [Cinthia A. Brasileiro and Célio F. B. Haddad]
2015-11-05Scinax montivagusHylidaeA new species of the Scinax ruber clade (Anura, Hylidae) from the Espinhaco Range, northeastern Brazil [Flora A. Juncá, Marcelo F. Napoli, Ivan Nunes, Ednei A. Mercês and Rafael O. Abreu]
2015-11-05Vitreorana franciscanaCentrolenidaeA New Species of Glassfrog Genus Vitreorana (Anura, Centrolenidae) from the Cerrado Domain, Southeastern Brazil [Diego José Santana, Ana Bárbara Barros, Rafael Pontes, and Renato Neves Feio]
2015-11-05Leptolalax isosMegophryidaeA new species of Leptolalax (Anura: Megophryidae) from Vietnam and Cambodia [JODI J. L. ROWLEY, BRYAN L. STUART, THY NEANG, HUY D. HOANG, VINH Q. DAU, TAO T. NGUYEN & DAVID A. EMMETT]
2015-11-02Boophis boppaMantellidaeBoophis boppa - A New Species of Bright-eyed Treefrog (Mantellidae) from Madagascar, with comments on Call Evolution and Patterns of Syntopy in the Boophis ankaratra complex [Carl R. Hutter and Shea M Lambert]
2015-11-01Pristimantis cedros
Pristimantis pahuma
CraugastoridaeCryptic diversity concealed in the Andean cloud forests: two new species of rainfrogs (Pristimantis) uncovered by molecular and bioacoustic data [Carl R. Huttera & Juan M. Guayasamin]
2015-10-18Phrynopus daemon
Phrynopus valquii
CraugastoridaeTwo new species of frogs of the genus Phrynopus (Anura: Terrarana: Craugastoridae) from the Peruvian Andes [Germán Chávez, Roy Santa-Cruz, Daniel Rodriguez, and Edgar Lehr]
2015-10-14Phrynobatrachus horsti
Phrynobatrachus mayokoensis
PhrynobatrachidaeTwo new Phrynobatrachus species (Amphibia: Anura: Phrynobatrachidae) from the Republic of the Congo [MARK-OLIVER RÖDEL, MARIUS BURGER, ANGE GHISLAIN ZASSI-BOULOU, MIKE EMMRICH, JOHANNES PENNER & MICHAEL F. BAREJ]
2015-10-01Megophrys latidactylaMegophryidaeTaxonomic Notes on Megophrys Frogs (Megophryidae: Anura) of Vietnam, with Description of a New Species [Nikolai L. Orlov, Nikolay A. Poyarkov, Jr., Tao Thien Nguyen]
2015-10-01Cophixalus rajampatensis
Cophixalus salawatiensis
Microhylidae
(Asterophryinae)
Two new species of the genus Cophixalus from the Raja Ampat Islands west of New Guinea (Amphibia, Anura, Microhylidae) [Rainer Günther, Stephen Richards, Burhan Tjaturadi, Keliopas Krey]
2015-10-01Meristogenys penrissenensisRanidaeA New Species of Meristogenys (Anura: Ranidae) from Sarawak, Borneo [Tomohiko Shimada, Masafumi Matsui, Kanto Nishikawa and Koshiro Eto]
2015-09-26Hydrophylax bahuvistaraRanidae Hydrophylax bahuvistara, a new species of fungoid frog (Amphibia: Ranidae) from peninsular India [Anand D. Padhye, Anushree Jadhav, Nikhil Modak, P.O. Nameer & Neelesh Dahanukar]
2015-09-21Cardioglossa annulata
Cardioglossa conglia
ArthroleptidaeTwo new species of long-fingered frogs of the genus Cardioglossa (Anura: Arthroleptidae) from Central African rainforests (Anura: Arthroleptidae) from the Albertine Rift of Central Africa [Mareike Hirschfeld, David C. Blackburn, Marius Burger, Eli Greenbaum, Ange-Ghislain Zassi-Boulou & Mark-Oliver Rödel]
2015-09-15Odorrana lipuensisRanidaeA New Species of Odorrana Inhabiting Complete Darkness in a Karst Cave in Guangxi, China [Yunming MO, Weicai CHEN, Huaying WU, Wei ZHANG and Shichu ZHOU]
2015-08-31Leptobrachella juliandringiMegophryidaeDescription of a New Species of the Genus Leptobrachella (Amphibia, Anura, Megophryidae) from Borneo [Koshiro Eto, Masafumi Matsui and Kanto Nishikawa]
2015-08-31Limnonectes sinuatodorsalisDicroglossidaeA New Species of Limnonectes from the Border of East Kalimantan and Sarawak, Borneo Island (Anura, Dicroglossidae) [Masafumi Matsui]
2015-08-28Hyloscirtus mashpiHylidaeMolecular phylogeny of stream treefrogs (Hylidae: Hyloscirtus bogotensis Group), with a new species from the Andes of Ecuador [Juan M. Guayasamin, Mauricio Rivera-Correa, Alejandro Arteaga, Jaime Culebras, Lucas Bustamante, R. Alexander Pyron, Nicols Peñafiel, Carlos Morochz & Carl R. Hutter]
2015-08-25Liuixalus jinxiuensis
Liuixalus shiwandashan
RhacophoridaeTwo New Species of Liuixalus (Rhacophoridae, Anura): Evidence from Morphological and Molecular Analyses [Shaobo Qin, Yunming Mo, Ke Jiang, Bo Cai, Feng Xie, Jianping Jiang, Robert W. Murphy, Jia-Tang Li, Yuezhao Wang]
2015-08-25Aglyptodactylus australis
Aglyptodactylus chorus
MantellidaeIntegrative taxonomic revision of mantellid frogs of the genus Aglyptodactylus (Anura: Mantellidae) [JÖRN KÖHLER, FRANK GLAW, MACIEJ PABIJAN & MIGUEL VENCES]
2015-08-24Tylototriton podichthysSalamandridaeMorphological and molecular variation in Tylototriton (Caudata: Salamandridae) in Laos, with description of a new species . [SOMPHOUTHONE PHIMMACHAK, ANCHALEE AOWPHOL & BRYAN L. STUART]
2015-08-21Hylarana guttmaniRanidaeA New Species of Stream Frog of the Genus Hylarana from the Mountains of Southern Mindanao Island, Philippines [Rafe M. Brown]
2015-08-21Rhinella gildaea
Rhinella sebbeni
BufonidaeRevealing Two New Species of the Rhinella margaritifera Species Group (Anura, Bufonidae): An Enigmatic Taxonomic Group of Neotropical Toads [Wilian Vaz-Silva, Natan M. Maciel, Rogério P. Bastos, and José P. Pombal, Jr]
2015-08-18Cryptotriton xucaneborumPlethodontidaeBiogeography and evolution of Central American cloud forest salamanders (Caudata: Plethodontidae: Cryptotriton), with the description of a new species [Sean M. Rovito, Carlos R. Vásquez-Almazán, Theodore J. Papenfuss, Gabriela Parra-Olea and David B. Wake]
2015-08-13Brachycephalus quiririensisBrachycephalidaeA new species of Brachycephalus (Anura: Brachycephalidae) from the Quiriri mountain range of southern Brazil [Marcio R. Pie, Luiz F. Ribeiro]
2015-08-10Odorrana fengkaiensisRanidaeA new species of the genus Odorrana (Amphibia: Ranidae) and the first record of Odorrana bacboensis from China [YING-YONG WANG, MICHAEL WAI-NENG LAU, JIAN-HUAN YANG, GUO-LING CHEN, ZU-YAO LIU, HONG PANG & YANG LIU]
2015-08-07Fejervarya gomantakiDicroglossidaeSystematic status of Fejervarya ((Amphibia, Anura, Dicroglossidae) from South and SE Asia with the description of a new species from the Western Ghats of Peninsular India [K.P. DINESH, S.P. VIJAYAKUMAR, B.H. CHANNAKESHAVAMURTHY, VARUN R. TORSEKAR,NIRMAL U. KULKARNI & KARTIK SHANKER]
2015-08-06Noblella madreselvaCraugastoridaeA new species of Noblella (Amphibia, Anura, Craugastoridae) from the humid montane forests of Cusco, Peru [Alessandro Catenazzi, Vanessa Uscapi, Rudolf von May]
2015-07-30Bryophryne bakersfieldCraugastoridaeA new species of Andean frog of the genus Bryophryne from southern Peru (Anura: Craugastoridae) and its phylogenetic position, with notes on the diversity of the genus [JUAN C. CHAPARRO, JOSÉ M. PADIAL, ROBERTO C. GUTIÉRREZ & IGNACIO DE LA RIVA]
2015-07-27Odontobatrachus arndti
Odontobatrachus fouta
Odontobatrachus smithi
Odontobatrachus ziama
OdontobatrachidaeLife in the spray zone – overlooked diversity in West African torrent-frogs (Anura, Odontobatrachidae, Odontobatrachus) [Michael F. Barej, Andreas Schmitz, Johannes Penner, Joseph Doumbia, Laura Sandberger-Loua, Mareike Hirschfeld, Christian Brede, Mike Emmrich, N’Goran Germain Kouamé, Annika Hillers, Nono L. Gonwouo, Joachim Nopper, Patrick Joël Adeba, Mohamed A. Bangoura, Ceri Gage, Gail Anderson, Mark-Oliver Rödel]
2015-07-26Indirana salelkariRanixalidaeIndirana salelkari, a new species of leaping frog (Anura: Ranixalidae) from Western Ghats of Goa, India [Nikhil Modak, Neelesh Dahanukar, Ninad Gosavi & Anand D. Padhye]
2015-07-24Liuixalus feiiRhacophoridaeA new species of the genus Liuixalus (Anura: Rhacophoridae) from southern China [JIAN-HUAN YANG, DING-QI RAO & YING-YONG WANG]
2015-07-16Rhombophryne longicrusMicrohylidae
(Cophylinae)
Leaping towards a saltatorial lifestyle? An unusually long-legged new species of Rhombophryne (Anura, Microhylidae) from the Sorata massif in northern Madagascar [Mark D. Scherz, Andolalao Rakotoarison, Oliver Hawlitschek, Miguel Vences, Frank Glaw]
2015-07-09Chthonerpeton tremembeTyphlonectidaeA New Species of Chthonerpeton Peters 1880 (Amphibia: Gymnophiona: Typhlonectidae) from the State of Piauí, Northeastern Brazil [Adriano O. Maciel, João M. Leite, Roberta R. S. Leite, José R. S. A. Leite, and Paulo Cascon]
2015-07-01Allobates tapajosAromobatidaeA new species of Allobates (Anura: Aromobatidae) from Parque Nacional da Amazônia, Pará State, Brazil [ALBERTINA P. LIMA, PEDRO IVO SIMÕES & IGOR LUIS KAEFER]
2015-06-30Cornufer hedigeriCeratobatrachidaeMultilocus phylogeny and a new classification for Southeast Asian and Melanesian forest frogs (family Ceratobatrachidae) [RAFE M. BROWN, CAMERON D. SILER, STEPHEN J. RICHARDS, ARVIN C. DIESMOS and DAVID C. CANNATELLA]
2015-06-17Euparkerella crypticaCraugastoridaeA fifth species of the genus Euparkerella (Griffths, 1959), the advertisement calls of E. robusta Izecksohn, 1988 and E. tridactyla Izecksohn, 1988, and a key for the Euparkerella species (Anura: Brachycephaloidea: Craugastoridae) [FÁBIO HEPP, SERGIO P. DE CARVALHO-E-SILVA, ANA M.P. TELLES DE CARVALHO-E-SILVA & MANUELLA FOLLY]
2015-06-15Eleutherodactylus begueiEleutherodactylidaeAnother new cryptic frog related to Eleutherodactylus varleyi Dunn (Amphibia: Anura: Eleutherodactylidae), from eastern Cuba [Luis M. Díaz & S. Blair Hedges]
2015-06-04Brachycephalus auroguttatus
Brachycephalus boticario
Brachycephalus fuscolineatus
Brachycephalus leopardus
Brachycephalus mariaeterezae
Brachycephalus olivaceus
Brachycephalus verrucosus
BrachycephalidaeSeven new microendemic species of Brachycephalus (Anura: Brachycephalidae) from southern Brazil [Luiz F. Ribeiro, Marcos R. Bornschein, Ricardo Belmonte-Lopes, Carina R. Firkowski, Sergio A.A. Morato, Marcio R. Pie]
2015-05-08Limnonectes lauhachindaiDicroglossidaeA new caruncle-bearing Limnonectes (Anura: Dicroglossidae) from northeastern Thailand [ANCHALEE AOWPHOL, ATTAPOL RUJIRAWAN, WUT TAKSINTUM, YODCHAIY CHUAYNKERN & BRYAN L. STUART]
2015-05-04Platymantis paepkeiCeratobatrachidaeDescription of two new taxa of the ceratobatrachid genus Platymantis from western New Guinea (Amphibia, Anura) [Rainer Günther]
2015-05-01Crossodactylus franciscanusHylodidaeSynonymy of Crossodactylus bokermanni Caramaschi & Sazima, 1985 with Crossodactylus trachystomus (Reinhardt & Lütken, 1862) and description of a new species from Minas Gerais, Brazil (Anura: Hylodidae) [BRUNO V.S. PIMENTA, ULISSES CARAMASCHI & CARLOS ALBERTO GONÇALVES CRUZ]
2015-04-30Rhacophorus malkmusiRhacophoridaeA new species of Rhacophorus (Anura: Rhacophoridae) from Gunung Kinabalu, Borneo. pp. 1-11. [J. Maximilian Dehling]
2015-04-26Pseudophilautus dilmahRhacophoridaePseudophilautus dilmah, a new species of shrub frog (Amphibia: Anura: Rhacophoridae) from a threatened habitat Loolkandura in Sri Lanka [L.J. Mendis Wickramasinghe, Imesh Nuwan Bandara, Dulan Ranga Vidanapathirana, Kamani H. Tennakoon, Sameera R. Samarakoon & Nethu Wickramasinghe]
2015-04-25Hyperolius burgessi
Hyperolius davenporti
Hyperolius ukwiva
HyperoliidaeThree new species of spiny throated reed frogs (Anura: Hyperoliidae) from evergreen forests of Tanzania (Amphibia: Gymnophiona: Indotyphlidae) [Simon P Loader, Lucinda P Lawson, Daniel M Portik and Michele Menegon]
2015-04-20Gegeneophis tejaswiniIndotyphlidaeA new species of Indian caecilian highlights challenges for species delimitation within Gegeneophis Peters, 1879 (Amphibia: Gymnophiona: Indotyphlidae) [RAMACHANDRAN KOTHARAMBATH, MARK WILKINSON, OOMMEN V. OOMMEN & DAVID J. GOWER]
2015-04-17Pristimantis geminus
Pristimantis hoogmoedi
Pristimantis longicorpus
Pristimantis nubisilva
Pristimantis pariagnomus
CraugastoridaeFive new species of Pristimantis (Anura: Strabomantidae) from the coastal cloud forest of the Península de Paria, Venezuela [Hinrich Kaiser, César L. Barrio-Amorós, Gilson A. Rivas, Claus Steinlein & Michael Schmid]
2015-04-15Kalophrynus anya
Kalophrynus meizon
Microhylidae
(Kalophryninae)
Morphology and Systematics of Kalophrynus interlineatus-pleurostigma Populations (Anura: Microhylidae: Kalophryninae) and a Taxonomy of the Genus Kalophrynus Tschudi, Asian Sticky Frogs [George R. Zug]
2015-04-15Limnonectes nguyenorumDicroglossidaeMore of the same: a diminutive new species of the Limnonectes kuhlii complex from northern Vietnam (Anura: Dicroglossidae) [DAVID S. McLEOD, SCUYLER KURLBAUM & NGOC VAN HOANG]
2015-04-14Gracixalus seesomRhacophoridaeA New Tree Frog of the Genus Gracixalus from Thailand (Amphibia: Rhacophoridae) [Masafumi Matsui, Wichase Khonsue, Somsak Panha and Koshiro Eto]
2015-04-14Rhacophorus indonesiensisRhacophoridaeA new species of tree frog genus Rhacophorus from Sumatra, Indonesia (Amphibia, Anura) [AMIR HAMIDY & HELLEN KURNIATI]
2015-04-08Amazophrynella amazonicola
Amazophrynella matses
BufonidaeTwo new species of Amazophrynella (Amphibia: Anura: Bufonidae) from Loreto, Peru [ROMMEL R. ROJAS, VINÍCIUS TADEU DE CARVALHO, ROBSON W. ÁVILA, IZENI PIRES FARIAS, MARCELO GORDO & TOMAS HRBEK]
2015-03-31Hylodes japiHylodidaeA New Species of Hylodes (Anura, Hylodidae) and its Secretive Underwater Breeding Behavior [Fábio P. de Sá1, Clarissa Canedo, Mariana L. Lyra, and Célio F.B. Haddad]
2015-03-26Tylototriton angulicepsSalamandridaeA new species of Tylototriton Anderson, 1871 (Amphibia: Salamandridae) from Northern Indochina. [Li DT, Nguyen TT, Nishikawa K, Nguyen SLH, Pham AV, Matsui M, Bernardes M, Nguyen TQ]
2015-03-25Microhyla nilphamariensisMicrohylidae
(Microhylinae)
A New Species of Microhyla (Anura: Microhylidae) from Nilphamari, Bangladesh [Mohammad Sajid Ali Howlader, Abhilash Nair, Sujith V. Gopalan, Juha Merilä]
2015-03-24Cophyla maharapeo
Cophyla noromalalae
Cophyla puellarum
Microhylidae
(Cophylinae)
Revision and phylogeny of narrow-mouthed treefrogs (Cophyla ) from northern Madagascar: integration of molecular, osteological, and bioacoustic data reveals three new species [ANDOLALAO RAKOTOARISON, ANGELICA CROTTINI, JOHANNES MÜLLER, MARK-OLIVER RÖDEL, FRANK GLAW & MIGUEL VENCES]
2015-03-24Pristimantis mutabilisCraugastoridaePhenotypic plasticity raises questions for taxonomically important traits: a remarkable new Andean rainfrog (Pristimantis) with the ability to change skin texture [Juan M. Guayasamin, Tim Krynak, Katherine Krynak, Jaime Culebras and Carl R. Hutter]
2015-03-12Leptolalax pyrrhopsMegophryidaeA new species of Leptolalax (Anura: Megophryidae) from the western Langbian Plateau, southern Vietnam [NIKOLAY A. POYARKOV, JR., JODI J.L. ROWLEY, SVETLANA I. GOGOLEVA, ANNA B. VASSILIEVA, EDUARD A. GALOYAN & NIKOLAI L. ORLOV]
2015-03-05Anomaloglossus apiau
Anomaloglossus tepequem
AromobatidaeTwo new endangered species of Anomaloglossus (Anura: Aromobatidae) from Roraima State, northern Brazil [ANTOINE FOUQUET, SERGIO MARQUES SOUZA, PEDRO M. SALES NUNES, PHILIPPE J. R. KOK, FELIPE FRANCO CURCIO, CELSO MORATO DE CARVALHO, TARAN GRANT & MIGUEL TREFAUT RODRIGUES]
2015-02-28Eleutherodactylus ligiae
Eleutherodactylus neiba
EleutherodactylidaeDos especies nuevas de ranas del género Eleutherodactylus (Amphibia: Anura: Eleutherodactylidae) de La Hispaniola [Sixto J. Inchaustegui, Luis M. Díaz y Cristian Marte]
2015-02-26Stumpffia kibomenaMicrohylidae
(Cophylinae)
Beautiful bright belly: A distinctive new microhylid frog (Amphibia: Stumpffia) from eastern Madagascar [FRANK GLAW, DENIS VALLAN, FRANCO ANDREONE, DEVIN EDMONDS, RAINER DOLCH & MIGUEL VENCES]
2015-02-19Hyalinobatrachium dianaeCentrolenidaeA new species of glassfrog, genus Hyalinobatrachium (Anura: Centrolenidae), from the Caribbean foothills of Costa Rica [BRIAN KUBICKI, STANLEY SALAZAR & ROBERT PUSCHENDORF]
2015-02-05Alsodes cantillanensisAlsodidaeA new species of Alsodes (Anura: Alsodidae) from Altos de Cantillana, central Chile [ANDRÉS CHARRIER, CLAUDIO CORREA, CAMILA CASTRO & MARCO A. MÉNDEZ]
2015-02-05Telmatobius ventriflavumTelmatobiidaeA new species of Telmatobius (Amphibia, Anura, Telmatobiidae) from the Pacific slopes of the Andes, Peru [Alessandro Catenazzi, Victor Vargas, Edgar Lehr]
2015-02-04Euphlyctis kalasgramensisDicroglossidaeA New Species of Euphlyctis (Anura: Dicroglossidae) from Barisal, Bangladesh ((Amphibia, Anura, Dicroglossidae) from South and SE Asia with the description of a new species from the Western Ghats of Peninsular India [Mohammad Sajid Ali Howlader, Abhilash Nair, Sujith V. Gopalan, Juha Merilä]
2015-02-02Scinax rupestrisHylidaeA new species of Rock-Dwelling Scinax Wagler (Anura: Hylidae) from Chapada dos Veadeiros, Central Brazil [KATYUSCIA ARAUJO-VIEIRA, REUBER ALBUQUERQUE BRANDÃO & DANIELE CARVALHO DO CARMO FARIA]
2015-01-28Eleutherodactylus grunwaldi
Eleutherodactylus wixarika
EleutherodactylidaeTwo new species of Eleutherodactylus (subgenus Syrrhophus) from western Mexico [JACOBO REYES-VELASCO, IVAN AHUMADA-CARRILLO, TIMOTHY R. BURKHARDT & THOMAS J. DEVITT]
2015-01-19Adenomus dasiBufonidaeAdenomus dasi gilt nicht mehr als eigene Art, sondern als junior synonym von Adenomus kandianus. The Sri Lankan torrent toads (Bufonidae: Adenominae: Adenomus): species boundaries assessed using multiple criteria [MADHAVA MEEGASKUMBURA, GAYANI SENEVIRATHNE, NAYANA WIJAYATHILAKA, BENEETA JAYAWARDENA, CHAMPIKA BANDARA, KELUM MANAMENDRA-ARACHCHI & ROHAN PETHIYAGODA]
2015-01-13Microcaecilia butantanSiphonopidaeA new species of Microcaecilia Taylor, 1968 (Amphibia: Gymnophiona: Siphonopidae) from Amazonian Brazil [MARK WILKINSON, MARTA MARIA ANTONIAZZI & CARLOS JARED]