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Sylvirana faber
Sylvirana faber, Bronzed frog - Khao Khitchakut National Park.jpg
Conservation status
Scientific classification
Synonyms
  • Rana (Sylvirana) annamitica (Ohler, Swan, and Daltry, 2002)
  • Hylarana faber (Chen, Murphy, Lathrop, Ngo, Orlov, Ho, and Somorjai, 2005)
  • Sylvirana faber (Frost, Grant, Faivovich, Bain, Haas, Haddad, de Sá, Channing, Wilkinson, Donnellan, Raxworthy, Campbell, Blotto, Moler, Drewes, Nussbaum, Lynch, Green, and Wheeler, 2006)
  • Hylarana faber (Che, Pang, Zhao, Wu, Zhao, and Zhang, 2007)
  • Hylarana (Sylvirana) faber (Fei, Ye, Jiang, and Xie, 2008)

Sylvirana faber is a frog. It lives in the hills in Cambodia and Thailand.

The adult frog is 5.9 cm long. The head is long and narrow. There are eight vomerine teeth in its jaw.

This frog is light brown in color on the back and dark brown on the sides and eardrum. There are stripes of dark brown on its legs. The belly is white and the insides of the legs are pink. There are disks for climbing on its toes.

Scientists say this frog is related to Rana nigrovittata and Rana mortenseni.


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