Reptiles and Amphibians of Thailand

Thailand's Snakes, Lizards, Turtles, and Frogs

Gyldenstolpe’s Frog

Limnonectes gyldenstolpei

This species is found in Thailand, but not within Bangkok itself

Gyldenstolpe’s Frog Limnonectes gyldenstolpei
Male Gyldenstolpe’s Frog found in mountain stream at night in Chiang Mai Province

Gyldenstolpe’s Frog Limnonectes gyldenstolpei
Another male Gyldenstolpe’s Frog found in mountain stream at night in Chiang Mai Province

Gyldenstolpe’s Frog (Limnonectes gyldenstolpei)
Male Gyldenstolpe’s frog from above

Gyldenstolpe’s Frog Limnonectes gyldenstolpei
Gyldenstolpe’s Frog found below small waterfall at night in Chiang Mai Province
Gyldenstolpe’s Frog Limnonectes gyldenstolpei
Gyldenstolpe’s Frog found in stream at night in Chiang Mai Province

Gyldenstolpe's Frog Limnonectes gyldenstolpei
Female Gyldenstolpe’s Frog found in forest at night in Khao Yai

Gyldenstolpe's Frog Limnonectes gyldenstolpei
Dorsal view of Gyldenstolpe’s Frog

English name: Gyldenstolpe’s Frog
Scientific name: Limnonectes gyldenstolpei
Thai name: Kiat ta-pad nua

Similar species: Gyldenstolpe’s Frog appears very similar to several closely related species, including the Large-headed Frog (Limnonectus macrognathus).  I am not certain whether all of the above photos represent Gyldenstolpe’s Frog or one of the other species.

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