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Discodeles was a former genus of frogs in the Ceratobatrachidae family.[1][2] They are distributed in the Admiralty, Bismarck, and Solomon Islands. Their common name is webbed frogs.[1]

Scientific classification e
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Amphibia
Order: Anura
Family: Ceratobatrachidae
Genus: Discodeles
Boulenger, 1918
Type species
Rana guppyi
Boulenger, 1884

Discodeles has now been merged with the genus Cornufer.[3][1]


There are five species in this genus:[1]


  1. ^ a b c d Frost, Darrel R. (2014). "Discodeles Boulenger, 1918". Amphibian Species of the World: an Online Reference. Version 6.0. American Museum of Natural History. Archived from the original on 2 February 2014. Retrieved 22 February 2014.
  2. ^ "Discodeles Boulenger, 1918". Integrated Taxonomic Information System.
  3. ^ Brown, Rafe M.; Siler, Cameron D.; Richards, Stephen J.; Diesmos, Arvin C.; Cannatella, David C. (2015). "Multilocus phylogeny and a new classification for Southeast Asian and Melanesian forest frogs (family Ceratobatrachidae)". Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society. 174 (1): 130–168. doi:10.1111/zoj.12232.