Malaysia Herp List
January - February 2017
Crocodilians
CrocodylidaeCrocodiles
Crocodylus porosus
Estuarine Crocodile
Lizards
AgamidaeAgamas
Aphaniotis fusca
Dusky Earless Agama
new species
Bronchocela cristatella
Green Crested Lizard
new species
Calotes versicolor
Oriental Garden Lizard
new species
Draco sumatranus
Common Gliding Lizard
new species
Gonocephalus bellii
Bell’s Angle-headed Lizard
new species
Gonocephalus borneensis
Borneo Angle-headed Lizard
new species
Gonocephalus doriae
Doria’s Angle-headed Lizard
new species
Gonocephalus grandis
Great Angle-headed Lizard
new species
Gonocephalus liogaster
Blue-eyed Angle-headed Lizard
new species
Phoxophrys nigrilabris
Black-lipped Shrub Lizard
new species
Pseudocalotes viserion
Viserion’s False Garden Lizard
new species
GekkonidaeTypical Geckos
Cnemaspis kendallii
Kendall’s Rock Gecko
new species
Cyrtodactylus australotitiwangsaensis
Southern Titiwangsa Bent-toed Gecko
new species
Cyrtodactylus consobrinus
Peters’s Bent-toed Gecko
new species
Cyrtodactylus pubisulcus
Inger’s Bent-toed Gecko
new species
Cyrtodactylus quadrivirgatus
Four-striped Bent-toed Gecko
new species
Gehyra mutilata
Common Four-clawed Gecko
Gekko monarchus
Spotted House Gecko
new species
Gekko smithii
Smith’s Green-eyed Gecko
new species
Hemidactylus craspedotus
Frilled Gecko
new species
Hemidactylus frenatus
Common House Gecko
Hemidactylus platyurus
Asian Flat-tailed House Gecko
Hemiphyllodactylus cf. titiwangsaensis
undescribed species
new species
Ptychozoon kuhli
Kuhl’s Flying Gecko
new species
ScincidaeSkinks
Emoia atrocostata atrocostata
Mangrove Skink
new species
Eutropis multifasciata
Common Sun Skink
Eutropis rudis
Brown Mabuya
new species
Tropidophorus brookei
Brook’s Keeled Skink
new species
VaranidaeMonitors
Varanus salvator macromaculatus
Southeast Asian Water Monitor
new subspecies
Snakes
ColubridaeHarmless Egg-laying Snakes
Ahaetulla prasina prasina
Oriental Whip Snake
new species
Boiga drapiezii
White-spotted Cat Snake
new species
Dendrelaphis caudolineatus
Striped Bronzeback
new species
Dendrelaphis cyanochloris
Blue Bronzeback
new species
Lepturophis albofuscus
Slender Wolf Snake
new species
Lycodon butleri
Butler’s Wolf Snake
new species
Ptyas fusca
White-bellied Rat Snake
new species
PareidaeSnail-eating Snakes
Asthenodipsas vertebralis
Vertebral Slug Snake
new species
PythonidaePythons
Malayopython reticulatus reticulatus
Reticulated Python
new species
ViperidaeVipers
Trimeresurus fucatus
Siamese Peninsula Pit Viper
new species
Trimeresurus nebularis
Cameron Highlands Pit Viper
new species
Tropidolaemus subannulatus
Bornean Keeled Green Pit Viper
new species
Tropidolaemus wagleri
Wagler’s Pit Viper
new species
Caecilians
IchthyophiidaeFish Caecilians
Ichthyophis sp
unidentified species
new species
Frogs and Toads
BufonidaeTrue Toads
Ansonia leptopus
Brown Slender Toad
new species
Ansonia minuta
Dwarf Slender Toad
new species
Ingerophrynus divergens
Forest Toad
new species
Ingerophrynus gollum
Gollum’s Toad
new species
Ingerophrynus parvus
Lesser Stream Toad
new species
Leptophryne borbonica
Cross Toad
new species
Pelophryne signata
Lowland Dwarf Toad
new species
Phrynoidis asper
River Toad
new species
DicroglossidaeFork-tongued Frogs
Fejervarya limnocharis
Asian Grass Frog
new species
Limnonectes “kuhlii”
Kuhl’s Creek Frog
new species
Limnonectes blythii
Malayan Giant Frog
new species
Limnonectes deinodon
Corrugated Frog
new species
Limnonectes ibanorum
Rough-backed River Frog
new species
Limnonectes leporinus
Giant River Frog
new species
Limnonectes malesianus
Malesian Frog
new species
Limnonectes nitidus
Tanah Rata Wart Frog
new species
Limnonectes palavanensis
Smooth Guardian Frog
new species
Limnonectes paramacrodon
Lesser Swamp Frog
new species
Limnonectes plicatellus
Rhinoceros Frog
new species
MegophryidaeLitter Frogs
Leptobrachella mjobergi
Mjoberg’s Dwarf Litter Frog
new species
Leptobrachium abbotti
Lowland Litter Frog
new species
Leptobrachium hendricksoni
Spotted Litter Frog
new species
Leptobrachium ingeri
Inger’s Black-eyed Litter Frog
new species
Leptolalax gracilis
Sarawak Slender Litter Frog
new species
Megophrys nasuta
Malayan Horned Frog
new species
Xenophrys aceras
Perak Horned Frog
new species
Xenophrys longipes
Slender-legged Horned Frog
new species
MicrohylidaeNarrowmouth Toads
Kalophrynus sp
unidentified species
new species
Microhyla annectens
Larut Hills Rice Frog
new species
Microhyla berdmorei
Large Pygmy Frog
new species
Microhyla borneensis
Matang Narrow-mouthed Frog
new species
Microhyla heymonsi
Arcuate-spotted Pygmy Frog
new species
Microhyla malang
Bornean Narrow-mouthed Frog
new species
RanidaeTrue Frogs
Abavorana luctuosa
Mahogany Frog
new species
Amolops larutensis
Larut Torrent Frog
new species
Chalcorana labialis
White-lipped Frog
new species
Chalcorana megalonesa
Large White-lipped Frog
new species
Chalcorana raniceps
Copper-cheeked Frog
new species
Meristogenys jerboa
Western Torrent Frog
new species
Odorrana hosii
Poisonous Rock Frog
new species
Pulchrana banjarana
Banjaran Frog
new species
Staurois guttatus
Black-spotted Rock Skipper
new species
RhacophoridaeOld World Treefrogs
Nyctixalus pictus
Cinnamon Frog
new species
Polypedates colletti
Collett’s Treefrog
new species
Polypedates leucomystax
Four-lined Tree Frog
new species
Polypedates macrotis
Dark-eared Treefrog
new species
Polypedates otilophus
File-eared Treefrog
new species
Rhacophorus bipunctatus
Twin-spotted Flying Frog
new species
Rhacophorus nigropalmatus
Wallace’s Flying Frog
new species
Rhacophorus norhayatii
Norhayati’s Flying Frog
new species
Rhacophorus pardalis
Harlequin Flying Frog
new species
Rhacophorus prominanus
Malayan Flying Frog
new species
Summary
Crocodilians:
Lizards:
Snakes:
Caecilians:
Frogs and Toads:
total:
new species:
new subspecies:
1
29
13
1
52
96
90
1