Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Current Taxon: Velarifictorus micado (Saussure, 1877). Described from Sakashita-ana Cave, Kawanobe-cho, Kagoshima Pref., Japan
Junior synonyms listed at OSF
Scapsipedus aspersus Chopard, 1940
Scapsipedus mikado Furukawa, 1935
Pale transverse band between the eyes (1)
Calls from mouth of its burrow.
Eastern United States; east of Great Plains and south of Great Lakes and New England. Introduced from Asia, likely originally to Mobile, Alabama area, and perhaps still spreading.
Grassy edges of fields and woods, edges of freshwater wetlands (2)
V. micado----------------Miogryllus saussurei