Hyperolius rhizophilus Rochebrune, 1885

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

Hyperolius rhizophilus Rochebrune, 1885, Bull. Soc. Philomath., Paris, Ser. 7, 9: 92. Type(s): "Museo Bouvieri", now presumably in MNHNP, although seemingly not recognized as such. Type locality: "Locum Landana dictum, in foliis rhizophorarum", Cabinda enclave, Angola.

English Names

African Reed Frog (Frank and Ramus, 1995, Compl. Guide Scient. Common Names Amph. Rept. World: 68).

Distribution

Known only from the type locality (Landana, Cabinda, Angola).

Comment

Not mentioned by Schiøtz, 1999, Treefrogs Afr. Marques, Ceríaco, Blackburn, and Bauer, 2018, Proc. California Acad. Sci., Ser. 4, 65 (Suppl. II): 113–114, provided a map and brief account for Angola.  

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