Hylarana grandocula

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Hylarana grandocula
Scientific classification e
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Amphibia
Order: Anura
Family: Ranidae
Genus: Hylarana
Species: H. grandocula
Binomial name
Hylarana grandocula
(Taylor, 1920)
Synonyms
  • Rana grandocula Taylor, 1920
  • Rana philippinensis Taylor, 1920
  • Rana yakani Taylor, 1922
  • Pulchrana grandocula (Taylor, 1920)

Hylarana grandocula (big-eyed frog) is a species of true frog in the genus Hylarana. It is native to the islands of Basilan, Bohol, Camiguin Sur, Dinagat, Samar, and Mindanao in the Philippines. Its natural habitats are subtropical or tropical dry forests, subtropical or tropical moist lowland forests, subtropical or tropical moist montane forests, rivers, intermittent rivers, freshwater marshes, and heavily degraded former forest. It is threatened by habitat loss.[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Arvin Diesmos, Angel Alcala, Rafe Brown, Leticia Afuang, Cynthia Dolino, Genevieve Gee, Katie Hampson, Mae Leonida Diesmos, Aldrin Mallari, Perry Ong, Liza Paguntalan, Marisol Pedregosa, Dondi Ubaldo, Baldwin Gutierrez 2004. Hylarana grandocula. In: IUCN 2011. IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2011.1.