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Philautus erythrophthalmus

Red-eyed Bush Frog
EN
Endangered
IUCN Red List of Threatened Species
ver 3.1, 2019
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SSN 19709
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Taxonomy

Description

Philautus erythrophthalmus (Red-eyed Bush Frog) is a frog species belongs to family Rhacophoridae. This frog is an endemic species to Malaysia. It is known only from upper montane forest at an altitude of about 1550m above sea level, in low vegetation along a stream. The Red-eyed Bush Frog has a small, broad head, blunt snout and large reddish eyes. The fingers have small, weakly rounded discs at the tips while the toes are about one-half to two-thirds webbed, and their discs slightly smaller than those of the fingers. It has light green upper surface body, and whitish on the sides, with a faint dark network, golden yellow at the base of the upper arm, front and inner parts of the thigh and yellowish to orange eyes, occupied with a dark red network. The eye lid skin is granular with no bumps or projections (Inger & Stuebing, 2005).

Assessment

Year Published Assessment Red List Category Version
2019 IUCN Red List of Threatened Species
Endangered (EN)
3.1
2004 IUCN Red List of Threatened Species
Vulnerable (VU)
3.1

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Kaviarasu Munian (Mr.)
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References

Article
  1. Stuebing, R.B. & Wong, A. (2000). A New Species of Frog, Philautus erythrophthalmus (Rhacophoridae) from Southwestern Sabah, Malaysia. The Raffles Bulletin of Zoology 48 (2), 293-296
  2. Stuebing, R.B. & Wong, A. (2000). A New Species of Frog, Philautus erythrophthalmus (Rhacophoridae) from Southwestern Sabah, Malaysia. The Raffles Bulletin of Zoology. 48 (2), 293-296
Book
  1. Inger, R.F. & Stuebing, R.B. (2005). A Field Guide To The Frogs of Borneo, Second Edition. Natural History Publications (Borneo), Malaysia. pp. 133, 209.
Chapter in book
  1. Das, I. & Norsham, S.Y. (2007). Status of Knowledge of The Malaysia Herpetofauna. In Chua, L.S.L., Kirton, L.G. & Saw, L.G. (Eds.), Status of Biological Diversity in Malaysia and Threat Assessment of Plant Species in Malaysia: Proceedings of the Seminar and Workshop, 28-30 June 2005. Forest Research Institute Malaysia (FRIM). pp. 31-81.

Acknowledgements :- Ms. Ajla Rafidah Baharom, Mrs. Aziemah Binti Kinan, Mr. Badrul Amin Bin Jaffar, Ms. Norazah Binti Norddin, Prof. Dr. Norhayati Binti Ahmad, Mrs. Nurfarhana Hizan Binti Hijas, Mr. Tan Kok Kiat & Mr. Yasser Mohamed Arifin

Species Citation :- Philautus erythrophthalmus. Malaysia Biodiversity Information System (MyBIS). Accessed via https://www.mybis.gov.my/sp/19709. [Retrieved 20 May 2024].

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