Hyperolius laticeps Ahl, 1931

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

Hyperolius laticeps Ahl, 1931, Das Tierreich, 55: 342. Holotype: ZMB unnumbered, according to the original publication. Type locality: "Togo". The description in Ahl, 1931, Mitt. Zool. Mus. Berlin, 17: 69, appeared a few weeks later according to unpublished notes by A. Loveridge (fide R. Laurent).

English Names

Togo Reed Frog (Frank and Ramus, 1995, Compl. Guide Scient. Common Names Amph. Rept. World: 67).

Distribution

Known only from the type locality (Togo).

Comment

Not mentioned by Schiøtz, 1999, Treefrogs Afr.. Segniagbeto, Bowessidjaou, Dubois, and Ohler, 2007, Alytes, 24: 77, presumed it to be a junior synonym of some other species of Hyperolius but did not suggests a candidate.

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