Check List 10(2): 335-343, doi: 10.15560/10.2.335
Species composition of Amphibians and Reptiles in Krau Wildlife Reserve, Pahang, Peninsular Malaysia
expand article infoNurulhuda Zakaria, Juliana Senawi§, Fakhrul Hatta Musa|, Daicus Belabut, Chan Kin Onn#, Shukor Md. Nor§, Norhayati Ahmad¤
‡ Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia; Universiti Malaysia Terengganu, Malaysia§ Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia, Malaysia| Institute of Biodiversity, Bukit Rengit. Department of Wildlife and National Parks, Malaysia¶ Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia; University of Malaya, Malaysia# University of Kansas, United States of America¤ Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia; Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia, Malaysia
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A revised and updated checklist of the herpetofauna of the Krau Wildlife Reserve (KWR), Pahang is presented, which includes 61 species of amphibians and 65 species of reptiles. Five species of amphibians are listed under revised names i.e. Hylarana labialis, H. picturata, Ansonia latiffi, Microhyla mantheyi and Rhacophorus norhayatae; and two species are listed as new locality records for KWR: Hylarana cf. siberu and Theloderma licin. The amphibians and reptiles recorded in KWR are approximately 56% and 22% of the total number of species recorded from Peninsular Malaysia, respectively.
herptofauna; conservation; inventory; Malaysia; Pahang