Odorrana absita

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Odorrana absita
Scientific classification e
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Amphibia
Order: Anura
Family: Ranidae
Genus: Odorrana
Species: O. absita
Binomial name
Odorrana absita
(Stuart & Chan-ard, 2005)[2]
Synonyms

Huia absita Stuart & Chan-ard, 2005

Odorrana absita is a species of frog in the Ranidae family that is found in Laos and Vietnam. It was originally described in genus Huia.[3]

Its natural habitats are tropical moist montane forests and rivers. Its status is insufficiently known.[1] This species is known from wet, hilly, evergreen forest. Individuals have been found both near small, rocky, streams and in forest away from permanent water bodies. It was usually found perching at up to 1m above the ground, on small tree branches or herbaceous vegetation. This species is presumed to breed by larval development.[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c Stuart, Simon (2006). "Odorrana absita". IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. IUCN. 2006: e.T61864A12568237. Retrieved 24 September 2016. 
  2. ^ Stuart, B. L.; Chan-Ard, T. (2005). "Two new Huia (Amphibia: Ranidae) from Laos and Thailand". Copeia. 2005 (2): 279–289. doi:10.1643/CH-04-137R3. 
  3. ^ Frost, Darrel R. (2014). "Odorrana absita (Stuart and Chan-ard, 2005)". Amphibian Species of the World: an Online Reference. Version 6.0. American Museum of Natural History. Retrieved 25 May 2014.