Hyperolius kachalolae Schiøtz, 1975

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

Hyperolius kachalolae Schiøtz, 1975, Treefrogs E. Afr.: 162. Holotype: ZMUC R078722, by original designation. Type locality: "near Kachalola, Zambia".

English Names

Kachalola Reed Frog (Frank and Ramus, 1995, Compl. Guide Scient. Common Names Amph. Rept. World: 67; Channing, 2001, Amph. Cent. S. Afr.: 156).


Southern Malawi and the highlands of western and eastern Zambia; likely into adjacent Dem. Rep. Congo and extreme eastern Angola.


See accounts by Schiøtz, 1999, Treefrogs Afr.: 173, Channing, 2001, Amph. Cent. S. Afr.: 156, and by Schiøtz and Van Daele, 2003, Alytes, 20: 144. Mercurio, 2011, Amph. Malawi: 156–157, provided an account for Malawi.

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