Staurois is a small genus of true frogs. They occur from Borneo via Palawan to the Philippines.

This genus is a quite ancient member of the true frog family, Ranidae.

Selected species

The Staurois natator complex is in need of revision.



  • (2007): Resurrection of Staurois parvus from S. tuberilinguis from Borneo (Amphibia, Ranidae). Zool. Sci. 24(1): 101–106. (HTML abstract)
  • (2008): The phylogenetic problem of Huia (Amphibia: Ranidae). Mol. Phylogenet. Evol. 46(1): 49-60. (HTMl abstract)

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