Borneo Herp List
February - March 2018
Lizards
AgamidaeAgamas
Aphaniotis ornata
Ornate Earless Agama
new species
Bronchocela cf. shenlong
undescribed species
new species
Bronchocela cristatella
Green Crested Lizard
Draco cornutus
Horned Flying Dragon
new species
Draco maximus
Great Flying Dragon
new species
Draco melanopogon nigriappendiculatus
Black-bearded Flying Lizard
new species
Draco quinquefasciatus
Five-banded Flying Lizard
new species
Gonocephalus borneensis
Borneo Angle-headed Lizard
new species
Gonocephalus doriae
Doria’s Angle-headed Lizard
Gonocephalus grandis
Great Angle-headed Lizard
Gonocephalus liogaster
Blue-eyed Angle-headed Lizard
Phoxophrys cephalum
Mocquard’s Eyebrow Lizard
new species
Phoxophrys nigrilabris
Black-lipped Shrub Lizard
EublepharidaeEyelid Geckos
Aeluroscalabotes felinus
Cat Gecko
new species
GekkonidaeTypical Geckos
Cnemaspis kendallii
Kendall’s Rock Gecko
Cyrtodactylus baluensis
Kinabalu Bent-toed Gecko
new species
Cyrtodactylus consobrinus
Peters’s Bent-toed Gecko
Cyrtodactylus ingeri
Sabah Bent-toed Gecko
new species
Cyrtodactylus malayanus
Borneo Bent-toed Gecko
new species
Cyrtodactylus matsuii
Hikida’s Bent-toed Gecko
new species
Cyrtodactylus pubisulcus
Inger’s Bent-toed Gecko
Cyrtodactylus quadrivirgatus
Four-striped Bent-toed Gecko
Cyrtodactylus yoshii
Yoshi’s Bent-toed Gecko
new species
Gehyra mutilata
Common Four-clawed Gecko
Gekko monarchus
Spotted House Gecko
Hemidactylus frenatus
Common House Gecko
Hemidactylus platyurus
Asian Flat-tailed House Gecko
LacertidaeTypical Lizards
Takydromus sexlineatus sexlineatus
Asian Long-tailed Grass Lizard
new species
ScincidaeSkinks
Dasia vittata
Striped Tree Skink
new species
Eutropis multifasciata
Common Sun Skink
Eutropis rudis
Brown Mabuya
Sphenomorphus cyanolaemus
Blue-throated Litter Skink
new species
Sphenomorphus kinabaluensis
Gunung Kinabalu Forest Skink
new species
Sphenomorphus sabanus
Sabah Slender Skink
new species
Tropidophorus beccarii
Beccari’s Keeled Skink
new species
Tropidophorus brookei
Brook’s Keeled Skink
VaranidaeMonitors
Varanus salvator
Asian Water Monitor
Snakes
ColubridaeHarmless Egg-laying Snakes
Ahaetulla fasciolata
Speckle-headed Whip Snake
new species
Boiga dendrophila annectens
Gold-ringed Cat Snake
new species
Boiga drapiezii
Pale-spotted Cat Snake
Calamaria schmidti
Schmidt’s Reed Snake
new species
Dendrelaphis caudolineatus
Striped Bronzeback
Dryocalamus tristrigatus
Striped Dwarf Treesnake
new species
Gonyosoma oxycephalum
Grey-tailed Racer
new species
Lepturophis albofuscus
Slender Wolf Snake
Oligodon everetti
Jeweled Kukri Snake
new species
Oligodon octolineatus
Striped Kukri Snake
new species
Psammodynastes pulverulentus
Common Mock Viper
new species
ElapidaeCobras, Kraits, Coral Snakes
Calliophis bivirgata tetrataenia
Borneo Blue Coral Snake
new species
NatricidaeHarmless Live-bearing Snakes
Xenochrophis maculatus
Large-eyed Water Snake
new species
Xenochrophis trianguligerus
Triangle Keelback
new species
PareidaeSnail-eating Snakes
Aplopeltura boa
Blunt-headed Snail-eating Snake
new species
ViperidaeVipers
Trimeresurus borneensis
Bornean Leaf-nosed Pit Viper
new species
Trimeresurus malcolmi
Smith’s Mountain Pit Viper
new species
Trimeresurus sabahi sabahi
Sabah Pit Viper
new subspecies
Trimeresurus sumatranus
Sumatran Pit Viper
new species
Tropidolaemus subannulatus
Bornean Keeled Green Pit Viper
XenopeltidaeSunbeam Snakes
Xenopeltis unicolor
Sunbeam Snake
new species
Frogs and Toads
BufonidaeTrue Toads
Ansonia hanitschi
Kinabalu Slender Toad
new species
Ansonia leptopus
Brown Slender Toad
Ansonia minuta
Dwarf Slender Toad
Ansonia platysoma
Flat-bodied Slender Toad
new species
Ansonia spinulifer
Spiny Slender Toad
new species
Pelophryne api
Api Dwarf Toad
new species
DicroglossidaeFork-tongued Frogs
Fejervarya limnocharis
Asian Grass Frog
Limnonectes “kuhlii”
Kuhl’s Creek Frog
new species
Limnonectes finchi
Rough Guardian Frog
new species
Limnonectes hikidai
Rivulet Frog
new species
Limnonectes kong
Broad-headed Creek Frog
Limnonectes leporinus
Giant River Frog
Limnonectes palavanensis
Smooth Guardian Frog
Occidozyga baluensis
Seep Frog
new species
MegophryidaeLitter Frogs
Leptobrachella mjobergi
Mjoberg’s Dwarf Litter Frog
Leptobrachium abbotti
Lowland Litter Frog
Leptobrachium montanum
Montane Large-eyed Litter Frog
new species
Leptolalax fritinniens
Twittering Slender Litter Frog
new species
Leptolalax gracilis
Sarawak Slender Litter Frog
Leptolalax pictus
Painted Slender Litter Frog
new species
Megophrys baluensis
Kinabalu Horned Frog
new species
Megophrys kobayashii
Montane Horned Frog
new species
Megophrys nasuta
Malayan Horned Frog
MicrohylidaeNarrowmouth Toads
Kalophrynus baluensis
Kinabalu Sticky Frog
new species
Kalophrynus meizon
Bornean Sticky Frog
new species
Kaloula pulchra
Banded Bullfrog
new species
Metaphrynella sundana
Tree Hole Frog
new species
Microhyla malang
Bornean Narrow-mouthed Frog
RanidaeTrue Frogs
Amnirana nicobariensis
Cricket Frog
new species
Chalcorana megalonesa
Large White-lipped Frog
Chalcorana raniceps
Jade-backed Stream Frog
Huia cavitympanum
Hole-in-the-head Frog
new species
Meristogenys jerboa
Western Torrent Frog
Meristogenys kinabaluensis
Kinabalu Torrent Frog
new species
Meristogenys maryatiae
Maryati’s Torrent Frog
new species
Meristogenys orphnocnemis
Northern Torrent Frog
new species
Meristogenys penrissenensis
Penrissen Torrent Frog
new species
Odorrana hosii
Poisonous Rock Frog
Pulchrana baramica
Brown Marsh Frog
new species
Pulchrana glandulosa
Rough-sided Frog
new species
Pulchrana picturata
Spotted Stream Frog
new species
Pulchrana signata
Striped Stream Frog
new species
Staurois guttatus
Black-spotted Rock Skipper
Staurois latopalmatus
Rock Skipper
new species
Staurois parvus
White-spotted Rock Skipper
new species
Staurois tuberilinguis
Green-spotted Rock Skipper
new species
RhacophoridaeOld World Treefrogs
Feihyla kajau
Charming Tree Frog
new species
Kurixalus appendiculatus
Frilled Tree Frog
new species
Nyctixalus pictus
Cinnamon Frog
Philautus aurantium
Golden-legged Bush Frog
new species
Philautus macroscelis
Mossy Bush Frog
new species
Philautus mjobergi
Mjoberg’s Bush Frog
new species
Philautus nephophilus
Cloud Bush Frog
new species
Polypedates colletti
Collett’s Treefrog
Polypedates leucomystax
Four-lined Tree Frog
Polypedates macrotis
Dark-eared Treefrog
Polypedates otilophus
File-eared Treefrog
Rhacophorus angulirostris
Sharp-nosed Tree Frog
new species
Rhacophorus cyanopunctatus
Blue-spotted Treefrog
new species
Rhacophorus fasciatus
Banded Tree Frog
new species
Rhacophorus harrissoni
Harrisson’s Flying Frog
new species
Rhacophorus nigropalmatus
Wallace’s Flying Frog
Rhacophorus pardalis
Harlequin Flying Frog
Summary
Lizards:
Snakes:
Frogs and Toads:
total:
new species:
new subspecies:
37
21
67
125
76
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