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1 January 2010 A New Species of Meristogenys (Amphibia, Anura, Ranidae) from Sabah, Borneo
Masafumi Matsui, Tomohiko Shimada, Ahmad Sudin
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We describe a new species of torrent-dwelling ranid frog of the genus Meristogenys from the Crocker Range, western Sabah, northern Borneo. The new species, Meristogenys maryatiae, differs from congeners by the combination of: small body, males 31–37 mm and females 65–66 mm in snout-vent length; head narrower than long; eyes moderate, diameter subequal to snout; iris unicolored; legs long; ventral surface of tibia without heavy pigmentation; rear of thigh blotched dark brown and cream; toes fully webbed; outer metatarsal tubercle present; larval dental formula 7(4–7)/6(1).

© 2010 Zoological Society of Japan
Masafumi Matsui, Tomohiko Shimada, and Ahmad Sudin "A New Species of Meristogenys (Amphibia, Anura, Ranidae) from Sabah, Borneo," Zoological Science 27(1), 61-66, (1 January 2010).
Received: 11 May 2009; Accepted: 28 September 2009; Published: 1 January 2010
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