Callulina dawida Loader, Measey, de Sá, and Malonza, 2009

Class: Amphibia > Order: Anura > Family: Brevicipitidae > Genus: Callulina > Species: Callulina dawida

Callulina dawida Loader, Measey, de Sá, and Malonza, 2009, Zootaxa, 2123: 57. Holotype: NMK A/4267, by original designation. Type locality: "Kiangungu forest patch near Iyale forest, 37M 426787, UTM 9623928", Taita Hills, Kenya.

English Names

Taita Warty Frog (original publication).

Distribution

Montane forests of the Taita Hills, Kenya.

Comment

According to the original publication the species name is a noun in apposition. Malonza, Lötters, and Measey, 2010, J. E. Afr. Nat. Hist., 99: 53, commented on range, life history, and conservation status. Measey, Malonza, and Muchai, 2009, Amph. Taita Hills: 20–23, provided a very brief account. Harper, Measey, Patrick, Menegon, and Vonesh, 2010, Field Guide Amph. E. Arc Mts. Tanzania and Kenya: 84–85, provided a brief account. Malonza, 2012, Intl. Schol. Res. Network, Zool., 2012 (Article ID 212491): 1–9, reported on natural history observations. 

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