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Pelophryne brevipes
Pelophryne brevipes lateral view
Common Name Zamboanga Flathead Toad
Range Indonesia, Malaysia, the Philippines, and Singapore.
Scientific Classification
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Class Amphibia
Order Anura
Family Bufonidae
Genus Pelophryne
Species Pelophryne brevipes
Conservation Status
Least Concern

Pelophryne brevipes (common name: Zamboanga Flathead Toad) is a species of toad in the Bufonidae family. It belongs to the genus Pelophryne which is considered to be closely related to the Asian toad radiation of the genus Ghatophryne.

It is found in Indonesia, Malaysia, the Philippines, and Singapore. Its natural habitats are subtropical or tropical moist lowland forests, rivers, intermittent rivers, and intermittent freshwater marshes. It is not considered threatened by the IUCN.