A new species of Leptolalax (Anura: Megophryidae) from the highest mountain in Indochina.

@article{Rowley2013ANS,
  title={A new species of Leptolalax (Anura: Megophryidae) from the highest mountain in Indochina.},
  author={Jodi J. L. Rowley and Vinh Quang Dau and Tao Thien Nguyen},
  journal={Zootaxa},
  year={2013},
  volume={3737},
  pages={415-28}
}
We describe a new species of Leptolalax from northern Vietnam. Leptolalax botsfordi sp. nov. is distinguished from its congeners by a combination of (1) supra-axillary and ventrolateral glands present; (2) dark brownish red ventral surface with white speckling; (3) medium body size for the genus (29.1-32.6 mm in 7 adult males, 30.0-31.8 mm in 2 females); (4) black markings on the flanks absent; (5) toes with rudimentary webbing and weak lateral fringing; (6) large pectoral glands (1.1-1.9 mm; 4… CONTINUE READING

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