Quasipaa boulengeri


Taxonavigation: Anura 

Superregnum: Eukaryota
Cladus: Unikonta
Cladus: Opisthokonta
Cladus: Holozoa
Regnum: Animalia
Subregnum: Eumetazoa
Cladus: Bilateria
Cladus: Nephrozoa
Superphylum: Deuterostomia
Phylum: Chordata
Subphylum: Vertebrata
Infraphylum: Gnathostomata
Megaclassis: Osteichthyes
Cladus: Sarcopterygii
Cladus: Rhipidistia
Cladus: Tetrapodomorpha
Cladus: Eotetrapodiformes
Cladus: Elpistostegalia
Superclassis: Tetrapoda
Classis: Amphibia
Subclassis: Lissamphibia
Ordo: Anura

Familia: Dicroglossidae
Subfamilia: Dicroglossinae
Genus: Quasipaa
Species: Quasipaa boulengeri


Quasipaa boulengeri (Günther, 1889)

Type locality: "Ichang" (= Yicheng), Hubei, China.

Lectotype: BM 1947.2.3.86.



  • Günther, 1889, Ann. Mag. Nat. Hist., Ser. 6, 4: 222.
  • Jiang, Dubois, Ohler, Tillier, Chen, Xie, and Stöck, 2005, Zool. Sci., Tokyo, 22: 358.
  • Frost, D.R. 2021. Amphibian Species of the World: an Online Reference. Version 6.1. Electronic Database accessible at https://amphibiansoftheworld.amnh.org/index.php. American Museum of Natural History, New York, USA. DOI: 10.5531/db.vz.0001 Quasipaa boulengeri . Accessed on 29 May 2008.
  • 2007 IUCN Red List of Threatened Species IUCN: Quasipaa boulengeri  (Endangered) Downloaded on 29 May 2008. (as Paa boulengeri)
  • Fei, L. & C.-y. Ye. 2001: The Color Handbook of the Amphibians of Sichuan. Chengdu, Sichuan, China: Sichuan Forestry Department, Sichuan Association of Wildlife Conservation, and Chengdu Institute of Biology, Chinese Academy of Sciences. [In Chinese]

Vernacular namesEdit

English: Boulenger's Spiny Frog