Tuesday, July 5, 2011

[Herpetology • 2007] Chiromantis samkosensis | Samkos Bush Frog • small rhacophorid frog from Phnom Samkos in the NW Cardamom Mts, Cambodia

Holotype: Chiromantis samkosensis sp. nov.

Chiromantis samkosensis
Grismer, Thy, Chav & Holden, 2007

Type locality: "eastern flank of Phnom Samkos, Pursat Province, Cardamom Mountains, Cambodia (12° 08.817´ N, 103° 08.067´ E;...) at 501 m in elevation".
Holotype: ZRC 1.11896.

FIG. 1.—Southern portion of the Indochinese Peninsula showing the postion of the Cardamom Mountains in Cambodia. X indicates the type locality (12u 08.8179 N, 103u 08.0679 E) at the base of Phnom Samkos. Open circle denotes location of Phnom Samkos.

Grismer, Thy, Chav & Holden, 2007. A New Species of Chiromantis Peters 1854 (Anura: Rhacophoridae) from Phnom Samkos in the Northwestern Cardamom Mountains, Cambodia. 63: 392-400.: http://bioone.org/doi/abs/10.1655/0018-0831(2007)63%5B392:ANSOCP%5D2.0.CO%3B2