Werneria tandyi (Amiet, 1972)

Class: Amphibia > Order: Anura > Family: Bufonidae > Genus: Werneria > Species: Werneria tandyi

Bufo tandyi Amiet, 1972, Ann. Fac. Sci. Cameroun, 11: 129. Holotype: JLA 71.912, by original designation; now MHNG 1253.93 according to Grandison, 1985, In Frost (ed.), Amph. Species World: 77, and Schätti, Perret, and Mariaux, 2002, Cat. Comm. Types Amph. Rept. Mus. Hist. Nat. Geneve, Vers. 4.0 (Jan. 2002): 7. Type locality: "Nsoung, env. 1.400 m", Cameroon.

Werneria tandyiAmiet, 1976, Rev. Zool. Bot. Afr., 90: 36.

English Names

Tandy's Smalltongue Toad (Frank and Ramus, 1995, Compl. Guide Scient. Common Names Amph. Rept. World: 46).


Mount Manengouba and Rumpi Hills, western Cameroon.


See photograph, map, description of geographic range and habitat, and conservation status in Stuart, Hoffmann, Chanson, Cox, Berridge, Ramani, and Young, 2008, Threatened Amph. World: 207. Hirschfeld, Barej, Loader, and Rödel, 2012, Zootaxa, 3172: 65–68. reported on larval morphology. Channing, Rödel, and Channing, 2012, Tadpoles of Africa: 163–163, reported on comparative tadpole morphology.

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