Hyperolius bopeleti Amiet, 1980

Class: Amphibia > Order: Anura > Family: Hyperoliidae > Genus: Hyperolius > Species: Hyperolius bopeleti

Hyperolius bopeleti Amiet, 1980 "1979", Ann. Fac. Sci. Cameroun, 26: 113. Holotype: JLA 73. 294, by original designation; now MHNG 2031.02 according to Schätti, Perret, and Mariaux, 2002, Cat. Comm. Types Amph. Rept. Mus. Hist. Nat. Geneve, Vers. 4.0 (Jan. 2002): 9. Type locality: "environs de Dizangué", Cameroun.

English Names

Dizangue Reed Frog (Frank and Ramus, 1995, Compl. Guide Scient. Common Names Amph. Rept. World: 66).

Distribution

Bushland localities in the coastal region of southwestern Cameroon.

Comment

See statement of geographic range, habitat, and conservation status in Stuart, Hoffmann, Chanson, Cox, Berridge, Ramani, and Young, 2008, Threatened Amph. World: 617 Schiøtz, 1999, Treefrogs Afr.: 139–140, provided a brief account and map. See account for Cameroon by Amiet, 2012, Rainettes Cameroun: 225–232. Channing, Rödel, and Channing, 2012, Tadpoles of Africa: 207–208, reported on comparative tadpole morphology.

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