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Allopaa is a small genus of frogs in the family Dicroglossidae. Their distribution is restricted to Kashmir region of India and Pakistan. The phylogenetic placement of this genus has not been addressed with molecular methods and remains uncertain.[1]

Allopaa
Paa hazarensis.jpg
Allopaa hazarensis
Scientific classification e
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Amphibia
Order: Anura
Family: Dicroglossidae
Subfamily: Dicroglossinae
Genus: Allopaa
Ohler and Dubois, 2006
Type species
Rana hazarensis
Dubois and Khan, 1979
Species

2, see text.

SpeciesEdit

There are only two recognized species in the genus Allopaa:[1][2]

Allopaa barmoachensis might be a synonym of Allopaa hazarensis.[3]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b Frost, Darrel R. (2013). "Allopaa Ohler and Dubois, 2006". Amphibian Species of the World 5.6, an Online Reference. American Museum of Natural History. Retrieved 17 January 2014.
  2. ^ "Allopaa Ohler and Dubois, 2006". Integrated Taxonomic Information System.
  3. ^ Frost, Darrel R. (2013). "Allopaa barmoachensis (Khan and Tasnim, 1989)". Amphibian Species of the World 5.6, an Online Reference. American Museum of Natural History. Retrieved 17 January 2014.