Polypedates mutus

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Northern Treefrog
Conservation status
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Amphibia
Order: Anura
Family: Rhacophoridae
Genus: Polypedates
Species: P. mutus
Binomial name
Polypedates mutus
(Smith, 1940)

The Northern treefrog[2] (Polypedates mutus) is a species of frog in the Rhacophoridae family. It also goes by the names Burmese whipping frog and vocal sacless treefrog.[2]

It is found in China, Myanmar, Vietnam, possibly Laos, and possibly Thailand. Its natural habitats are subtropical or tropical moist lowland forests, subtropical or tropical moist montane forests, swamps, freshwater marshes, intermittent freshwater marshes, ponds, and irrigated land. It is threatened by habitat loss.

References[edit]

  1. ^ van Dijk, P.P., Ohler, A., Lau, M.W.N., Haitao, S. & Datong, Y. (2004). Polypedates mutus. 2006 IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Downloaded on 23 July 2007.
  2. ^ a b Polypedates mutus, Amphibian Species of the World 5.6