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By Djoko T. Iskandar

This paintings covers seven households, with textual content offering a relations description and its wider distribution diversity in Indonesia. inside every one relatives part, there's a brief description of the species, together with Indonesian and vernacular names, etymology, physique form and different features, replica and similar species.

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Microhyla achatina Toes more or less two-thirds webbed, back with double arrowhead pattern. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . VUS TSCHUDI, 1838 A genus of small-sized frogs which consists of about fifteen species. All members of the genus have a very sticky skin. The tympanum is clearly visible, hence different from Microhyla, in which the tympanum is not visible. Distribution: Most species are known from West Malaysia, China and the Philippines. Borneo has the largest number of species.

Kalophrynus phrostigma Back smooth, no lateral colouration, back with a pair of wide darker stripes and numerous finer parallel stripes, size 2435 mm. . . . . . . . . . . . . Kalophrynus minusculus new species Fingers and toe-tips not dilated.. . . . . . . . MICKOHYLA (5) Toes and fingers distinctly dilated; eggs about 3 mm, A single species . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Oreophryne monticola I 5a(4a) 5b(4a) 53 Toes webbed only at the base, back with stripes.

Limnonectes mtcrodiscus Body small, not exceeding 35 mm, gular with a pair of paralleloriented tubercles, toes fully webbed. . . . . . . . . . . 9 Skin densely covered with small pearly white tubercles, underside of the limbs with a dark stripe running into the vertral region.. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . :. Occidozyga lima Body small, n o distinct markings, dark brown, n o spotting on the chest o r belly. . . . . . . . . . . . . Occidozyga sumatrana lOa(7b) Skin smooth to wrinkled, toes with small, rounded enlarged tips, without circum-marginal groove, males with a fang-like processes on the anterior part of lower jaw.

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