Rhacophorus modestus

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Rhacophorus modestus
Scientific classification e
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Amphibia
Order: Anura
Family: Rhacophoridae
Genus: Rhacophorus
Species: R. modestus
Binomial name
Rhacophorus modestus
Boulenger, 1920

Rhacophorus modestus is a species of frog in the Rhacophoridae family endemic to Sumatra, Indonesia. Its common name is Boulenger's flying frog.[2] It is only known from the type series collected from a montane forest on the Mount Kerinci, within the Kerinci Seblat National Park. Habitat loss is occurring on the lower slopes of the mountain.[1]


  1. ^ a b Iskandar, D. & Mumpuni (2004). "Rhacophorus modestus". IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2015.2. International Union for Conservation of Nature. Retrieved 21 July 2015. 
  2. ^ Frost, Darrel R. (2015). "Rhacophorus modestus Boulenger, 1920". Amphibian Species of the World: an Online Reference. Version 6.0. American Museum of Natural History. Retrieved 21 July 2015.