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Platymantis  Günther, 1858
Taxonomic Serial No.: 173463

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
       
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Genus  
  Synonym(s):    
  Common Name(s): Ground Frogs [English]
 
       
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: valid  
       
  Data Quality Indicators:    
  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  
  Global Species Completeness: complete   
  Latest Record Review: 2009   
       

 Taxonomic Hierarchy
       
 KingdomAnimalia  – Animal, animaux, animals  
    SubkingdomBilateria   
       InfrakingdomDeuterostomia   
          PhylumChordata  – cordés, cordado, chordates  
             SubphylumVertebrata  – vertebrado, vertébrés, vertebrates  
                InfraphylumGnathostomata   
                   SuperclassTetrapoda   
                      ClassAmphibia  – amphibiens, anfíbio, Amphibians  
                         OrderAnura  – Frogs, perereca, rã, sapo, crapauds, grenouilles, Toads  
                            FamilyCeratobatrachidae Boulenger, 1884  
                               GenusPlatymantis Günther, 1858 – Ground Frogs  
    Direct Children:  
                                  Species Platymantis acrochordus (Brown, 1965)  
                                  Species Platymantis aculeodactylus Brown, 1952  
                                  Species Platymantis adiastolus Brown, Richards, Sukumaran and Foufopoulos, 2006  
                                  Species Platymantis admiraltiensis Richards, Mack and Austin, 2007  
                                  Species Platymantis akarithymus Brown and Tyler, 1968  
                                  Species Platymantis banahao Brown, Alcala, Diesmos and Alcala, 1997  
                                  Species Platymantis batantae Zweifel, 1969  
                                  Species Platymantis bimaculatus Günther, 1999  
                                  Species Platymantis boulengeri (Boettger, 1892)  
                                  Species Platymantis browni Allison and Kraus, 2001  
                                  Species Platymantis bufonulus Kraus and Allison, 2007  
                                  Species Platymantis cagayanensis Brown, Alcala and Diesmos, 1999  
                                  Species Platymantis cheesmanae Parker, 1940  
                                  Species Platymantis cornutus (Taylor, 1922)  
                                  Species Platymantis corrugatus (Duméril, 1853)  
                                  Species Platymantis cryptotis Günther, 1999  
                                  Species Platymantis desticans Brown and Richards, 2008  
                                  Species Platymantis diesmosi Brown and Gonzalez, 2007  
                                  Species Platymantis dorsalis (Duméril, 1853)  
                                  Species Platymantis gilliardi Zweifel, 1960  
                                  Species Platymantis guentheri (Boulenger, 1882)  
                                  Species Platymantis guppyi (Boulenger, 1884)  
                                  Species Platymantis hazelae (Taylor, 1920)  
                                  Species Platymantis indeprensus Brown, Alcala and Diesmos, 1999  
                                  Species Platymantis insulatus Brown and Alcala, 1970  
                                  Species Platymantis isarog Brown, Brown, Alcala and Frost, 1997  
                                  Species Platymantis latro Richards, Mack and Austin, 2007  
                                  Species Platymantis lawtoni Brown and Alcala, 1974  
                                  Species Platymantis levigatus Brown and Alcala, 1974  
                                  Species Platymantis luzonensis Brown, Alcala, Diesmos and Alcala, 1997  
                                  Species Platymantis macrops (Brown, 1965)  
                                  Species Platymantis macrosceles Zweifel, 1975  
                                  Species Platymantis magnus Brown and Menzies, 1979  
                                  Species Platymantis mamusiorum Foufopoulos and Brown, 2004  
                                  Species Platymantis mimicus Brown and Tyler, 1968  
                                  Species Platymantis mimulus Brown, Alcala and Diesmos, 1997  
                                  Species Platymantis montanus (Taylor, 1922)  
                                  Species Platymantis myersi Brown, 1949  
                                  Species Platymantis nakanaiorum Brown, Foufopoulos and Richards, 2006  
                                  Species Platymantis naomii Alcala, Brown and Diesmos, 1998  
                                  Species Platymantis neckeri (Brown and Myers, 1949)  
                                  Species Platymantis negrosensis Brown, Alcala, Diesmos and Alcala, 1997  
                                  Species Platymantis nexipus Zweifel, 1975  
                                  Species Platymantis paengi Siler, Linkem, Diesmos and Alcala, 2007  
                                  Species Platymantis panayensis Brown, Brown and Alcala, 1997  
                                  Species Platymantis papuensis Meyer, 1875  
                                  Species Platymantis parilis Brown and Richards, 2008  
                                  Species Platymantis parkeri (Brown, 1965)  
                                  Species Platymantis pelewensis Peters, 1867 – Palau Ground Frog 
                                  Species Platymantis polillensis (Taylor, 1922)  
                                  Species Platymantis pseudodorsalis Brown, Alcala and Diesmos, 1999  
                                  Species Platymantis punctatus Peters and Doria, 1878  
                                  Species Platymantis pygmaeus Alcala, Brown and Diesmos, 1998  
                                  Species Platymantis rabori Brown, Alcala, Diesmos and Alcala, 1997  
                                  Species Platymantis rhipiphalcus Brown and Tyler, 1968  
                                  Species Platymantis schmidti Brown and Tyler, 1968  
                                  Species Platymantis sierramadrensis Brown, Alcala, Ong and Diesmos, 1999  
                                  Species Platymantis solomonis (Boulenger, 1884)  
                                  Species Platymantis spelaeus Brown and Alcala, 1982  
                                  Species Platymantis subterrestris (Taylor, 1922)  
                                  Species Platymantis sulcatus Kraus and Allison, 2007  
                                  Species Platymantis taylori Brown, Alcala and Diesmos, 1999  
                                  Species Platymantis vitianus (Duméril, 1853)  
                                  Species Platymantis vitiensis (Girard, 1853)  
                                  Species Platymantis weberi Schmidt, 1932  
                                  Species Platymantis wuenscheorum Günther, 2006  
       

 References
       
  Expert(s):    
  Expert: Roy W. McDiarmid  
  Notes: U.S. Geological Survey, Biological Resources Division, Patuxent Wildlife Research Center   
  Reference for: Platymantis    
       
  Other Source(s):    
  Source: Amphibian Species of the World: an Online Reference, database (version 3)  
  Acquired: 2004   
  Notes: Frost, Darrel R. 2004. Amphibian Species of the World: an Online Reference. Version 3.0 (22 August, 2004). Electronic Database accessible at http://research.amnh.org/herpetology/amphibia/index.html. American Museum of Natural History, New York, USA   
  Reference for: Platymantis   
       
  Source: Amphibian Species of the World: an Online Reference v5.3, database (version 5.3)  
  Acquired: 2009   
  Notes: Frost, Darrel R. 2009. Amphibian Species of the World: an Online Reference. Version 5.3 (12 February, 2009). Electronic Database accessible at http://research.amnh.org/herpetology/amphibia/ American Museum of Natural History, New York, USA   
  Reference for: Platymantis   
       
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Notes:    
  Reference for: Platymantis   
       
  Publication(s):    
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Banks, R. C., R. W. McDiarmid, A. L. Gardner, and W. C. Starnes  
  Publication Date: 2004   
  Article/Chapter Title:    
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Checklist of Vertebrates of the United States, the U.S. Territories, and Canada, draft (2004)   
  Page(s):    
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  Publication Place:    
  ISBN/ISSN:    
  Notes: As-yet (2004) unpublished manuscript from 1998   
  Reference for: Platymantis, Ground Frogs [English]   
       
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Frost, Darrel R.  
  Publication Date: 1997   
  Article/Chapter Title:    
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Amphibian Species of the World, A Taxonomic and Geographic Reference. Second edition   
  Page(s):    
  Publisher: Electronic manuscript supplied by compiler   
  Publication Place: New York, New York, U.S.A.   
  ISBN/ISSN:    
  Notes:    
  Reference for: Platymantis   
       

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 Comments
       
  Comment: Although some authors have treated the name Platymantis as feminine, it is now considered to be masculine, and a number of gender corrections have had to be made (based on Frost, 2009, Amphibian Species of the World 5.3)  
 

 

   

 
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