Hyperolius viridigulosus Schiøtz, 1967

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

Hyperolius viridigulosus Schiøtz, 1967, Spolia Zool. Mus. Haun., 25: 213. Holotype: ZMUC R073439, by original designation. Type locality: "in Bobiri Forest Reserve, Ghana, at a small stream near the forestry resthouse".

English Names

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


Rainforests of central and southwestern Ghana to southern Ivory Coast.


See comments and range extension to southwestern Ghana by Rödel, Gil, Agyei, Leaché, Diaz, Fujita, and Ernst, 2005, Salamandra, 41: 119. 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: 289. Schiøtz, 1999, Treefrogs Afr.: 124–125, provided a brief account and map. 

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