Cotswold Wildlife Park: Amphibians


Ambystomatidae

Scientific name Common name First recorded Notes
Ambystoma mexicanum Axolotl 1974
Ambystoma tigrinum velascoi Mexican Tiger Salamander 1992

Amphiumidae

Scientific name Common name First recorded Notes
Amphiuma tridactylum Three-toed Amphiuma 1988

Plethodontidae

Scientific name Common name First recorded Notes
Aneides flavipunctatus flavipunctatus Speckled Black Salamander 1980

Protidae

Scientific name Common name First recorded Notes
Necturus maculosus Mudpuppy 1997
Proteus sp. Olm 1997

Salamandridae

Scientific name Common name First recorded Notes
Triturus alpestris Alpine Newt 1979
Pleurodeles waltl Spanish Ribbed Newt 1979
Salamandra salamandra salamandra Spotted Fire Salamander 1974
Salamandra salamandra terrestris Striped Fire Salamander 1988
Taricha torosa` Western Newt 1974
Tylototriton shanjing  Emperor Newt <2009*  

Bufonidae

Scientific name Common name First recorded Notes
Bufo blombergi Colombian Giant Toad 2001
Bufo regularis Egyptian Toad 1979
Bufo viridis Green Toad
Bufo marinus Marine Toad 1969
Bufo calamita Natterjack Toad 1982
Neobatrachus pictus Painted Frog 1977
Bufo punctatus Red-spotted Toad 1998
Bufo woodhouse fowleri Woodhouse's Toad 1979

Dendrobatidae

Scientific name Common name First recorded Notes
Dendrobates tinctorius Dyeing Poison Dart Frog 2005*
Phyllobates terribilis Golden Poison Dart Frog 2005*
Dendrobates auratus Green and Black Poison Dart Frog 1993
Dendrobates leucomelas Yellow-banded Poison Dart Frog 2004*

Discoglossidae

Scientific name Common name First recorded Notes
Bombina orientalis Fire-bellied Toad 1988

Hylidae

Scientific name Common name First recorded Notes
Litoria genimaculata Australian Tree Frog 1974
Osteopilus septentrionalis Cuban Tree Frog
Hyla arborea European Tree Frog 2000
Hyla cinerea Green Tree Frog 2002*
Agalychnis callidryas Red-eyed Tree Frog 1987
Phyllomedusa sauvagii Waxy Tree Frog 2000
Litoria infrafrenata White-lipped Tree Frog 2004*
Litoria caerulia White's Tree Frog 1981

Hyperoliidae

Scientific name Common name First recorded Notes
Afrixalus sylvaticus Forest Banana Frog 1999
Hyperolius tuberilinguis Reed Frog 1980
Afrixalus dorsalis Spiny Reed Frog 1999

Leptodactylidae

Scientific name Common name First recorded Notes
Ceratophrys ornata Ornate Horned Frog 2004*

Microhylidae

Scientific name Common name First recorded Notes
Dyscophus antongilli Tomato Frog 1988

Pelobatidae

Scientific name Common name First recorded Notes
Megophrys nasuta Horned Frog 1975

Pipidae

Scientific name Common name First recorded Notes
Xenopus laevis Clawed Frog 1974
Hymenochirus boettgeri Dwarf African Clawed Frog 2005*
Pipa pipa Surinam Toad 1983

Ranidae

Scientific name Common name First recorded Notes
Pyxicephalus adspersus African Bullfrog 1969
Rana catesbeiana American Bullfrog 1979
Rana temporaria Common Frog 1987
Mantella crocea Eastern Golden Frog 1992
Rana esculenta Edible Frog 1976
Mantella viridis Green Mantella 1994
Mantella aurantiaca Madagascan Golden Frog 1992
Rana ridibunda Marsh Frog 1979
Rana pipiens Leopard Toad 1969

Rhacophoridae

Scientific name Common name First recorded Notes
Polypedates leucomastyx leucomastyx Asiatic Tree Frog 1986
Polypedates dennysi Denny's Tree Frog 1992
Chiromantis xerampelina Foam Nest Tree Frog 2000
Racophorus leucomastyx Yellow Tree Frog 1986

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