Frogs and Toads of JAPAN

RHACOPHORIDAE (Ao-Gaeru)
COMMON NAMEJAPANESE NAMESIENTIFIC NAME
Kajika FrogKajika-GaeruBuergeria buergeri
Ryukyu Kajika FrogNihon-Kajika GaeruBuergeria japonica
Eiffinger's Tree FrogEiffinger-GaeruChirixalus eiffingeri
White-Lipped Tree FrogShiroago-GaeruPolypedates leucomystax leucomystax
Forest Green Tree FrogMori-Ao-GaeruRhacophorus arboreus
Owston's Green Tree FrogYaeyama-Ao-GaeruRhacophorus owstoni
Schlegel's Green Tree FrogSchlegel-Ao-GaeruRhacophorus schlegelii
Amami Green Tree FrogAmami-Ao-GaeruRhacophorus viridis amamiensis
Okinawa Green Tree FrogOkinawa-Ao-GaeruRhacophorus viridis viridis


RANIDAE (Aka-Gaeru)
COMMON NAMEJAPANESE NAMESIENTIFIC NAME
Amami Tip-nosed FrogAmami-Hanasaki-GaeruRana(Eburana) amamiensis
American BullfrogUshi-GaeruRana(Aqurana) catesbeiana
Dybowski's Brown FrogChosen-Yama-Aka-GaeruRana(Rana) dybowskii
Holst's FrogHolst-GaeruRana(Babina) holsti
Ishikawa's FrogIshikawa-GaeruRana(?Eburana) ishikawae
Japanese Brown FrogNihon-Aka-GaeruRana(Rana) japonica
Indian Rice FrogNuma-GaeruRana(Limnonectes) limnocharis
Namie's FrogNamie-GaeruRana(Limnonectes) namiyei
Ryukyu Tip-nosed FrogHanasaki-GaeruRana(Ebrana) narina
Black-spotted Pond FrogTonosama-GaeruRana(Pelophylax) nigromaculata
Ryukyu Brown FrogRyukyu-Aka-GaeruRana(Rana) okinavana
Montane Brown FrogYama-Aka-GaeruRana(Rana) ornativentris
Ezo Brown FrogEzo-Aka-GaeruRana(Rana) pirica
Daruma Pond FrogDaruma-GaeruRana(Pelophylax) porosa brevipoda
Tokyo Daruma Pond FrogTokyo-Daruma-GaeruRana(Pelophylax) porosa porosa
Yaeyama Harpist FrogYaeyama-Harabuti-GaeruRana(Nidirana) psaltes
Wrinkled FrogTsuchi-GaeruRana(Rugosa) rugosa
Stream Brown FrogNagare-Tago-GaeruRana(Rana) sakuraii
Sakishima Rice FrogSakishima-Numa-GaeruRana(Limnonectes) sp.
Otton FrogOtton-GaeruRana(Babina) subaspera
Large Tip-nosed FrogO-Hanasaki-GaeruRana(Eburana) supranarina
Oki Tago's Brown FrogOki-Tago-GaeruRana(Rana) tagoi okiensis
Tago's Brown FrogTago-GaeruRana(Rana) tagoi tagoi
Yakushima Tago's Brown FrogYakushima-Tago-GaeruRana(Rana) tagoi yakushimensis
Tsushima Brown FrogTsushima-Aka-GaeruRana(Rana) tsushimensis
Utsunomiya's Tip-nosed FrogKogata-Hanasaki-GaeruRana(Eburana) utsunomiyaorum

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HYLIDAE (Ama-Gaeru)
COMMON NAMEJAPANESE NAMESIENTIFIC NAME
Hallowell's Tree FrogHallowell-Ama-GaeruHyla hallowellii
Japanese Tree FrogNihon-Ama-GaeruHyla japonica

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MICROHYLIDAE (Gimuguri-Gaeru)
COMMON NAMEJAPANESE NAMESIENTIFIC NAME
Ornate Narrow-Mouthed FrogHime-Ama-GaeruMicrohyla(Diplopelma) ornata

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BUFONIDAE (Hiki-Gaeru)
COMMON NAMEJAPANESE NAMESIENTIFIC NAME
Miyako ToadMiyako-Hiki-GaeruBufo gargarizans miyakonis
Eastern-Japanese Common ToadAzuma-Hiki-GaeruBufo japonicus formosus
Western-Japanese Common ToadNihon-Hiki-GaeruBufo japonicus japonicus
Marine ToadO-Hiki-GaeruBufo marinus
Japanese Stream ToadNagare-Hiki-GaeruBufo torrenticora

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