Boophis goudotii Tschudi, 1838

Class: Amphibia > Order: Anura > Family: Mantellidae > Subfamily: Boophinae > Genus: Boophis > Species: Boophis goudotii

Boophis Goudotii Tschudi, 1838, Classif. Batr.: 77. Holotype: MNHNP 4578, according to Guibé, 1950 "1948", Cat. Types Amph. Mus. Natl. Hist. Nat.: 53. Type locality: "Madagascar".

Hyla Goudotii Tschudi, 1838, Classif. Batr.: 77. Name proposed as an objective synonym of Boophis Goudotii to reference jar label of holotype in MNHNP.

Polypedates goudotiiDuméril and Bibron, 1841, Erp. Gen., 8: 517. Günther, 1859 "1858", Cat. Batr. Sal. Coll. Brit. Mus.: 82.

Elophila GoudotiiDuméril and Bibron, 1841, Erp. Gen., 8: 517.

Polypedates goudoti var. variolosa Steindachner, 1864, Verh. Zool. Bot. Ges. Wien, 14: 253. Syntypes: NHMW (2 specimens), by original designation and according to Guibé, 1978, Bonn. Zool. Monogr., 11: 72, although not mentioned in recent NHMW type lists. Type locality: "Madagascar".

Rhacophorus goudotiBoulenger, 1882, Cat. Batr. Sal. Coll. Brit. Mus., Ed. 2: 76.

Rhacophorus callichromus Ahl, 1928, Zool. Anz., 75: 314. Syntypes: ZMB (2 specimens), not numbered in the original publication; ZMB 30508A-B, according to Blommers-Schlösser and Blanc, 1991, Faune de Madagascar, 75: 287. Type locality: "N.W. Madagaskar". Synonymy by Glaw and Vences, 1992, Fieldguide Amph. Rept. Madagascar: 271.

Rhacophorus untersteini Ahl, 1928, Zool. Anz., 75: 317. Holotype: ZMB unnumbered in original publication; ZMB 30497 according to Guibé, 1978, Bonn. Zool. Monogr., 11: 76. Type locality: "Zentral-Madagaskar". Placed in the synonymy of Boophis callichromus by Guibé, 1978, Bonn. Zool. Monogr., 11: 76; recognized as distinct by Blommers-Schlösser, 1979, Bijdr. Dierkd., 49: 292; placed in the synonymy of Boophis goudotii by Glaw and Vences, 1992, Fieldguide Amph. Rept. Madagascar: 271.

Rhacophorus fasciolatus Ahl, 1929 "1928", Mitt. Zool. Mus. Berlin, 14: 478. Syntypes: ZMB (3 specimens) unnumbered according to the original publication; ZMB 30527 (number of specimens not mentioned) according to Guibé, 1978, Bonn. Zool. Monogr., 11: 76; 3 specimens under MNHNP 30527 according to Blommers-Schlösser and Blanc, 1991, Faune de Madagascar, 75: 281. Type locality: "Nord-West-Madagscar". Synonymy by Blommers-Schlösser, 1979, Bijdr. Dierkd., 49: 261, 285. Formerly considered a synonym of Rhacophorus callichromus by Guibé, 1978, Bonn. Zool. Monogr., 11: 76.

Rhacophorus flavoguttatus Ahl, 1929 "1928", Mitt. Zool. Mus. Berlin, 14: 479. Holotype: ZMB unnumbered according to the original publication; ZMB 30491 according to Guibé, 1978, Bonn. Zool. Monogr., 11: 72. Type locality: "Central-Madagascar". Synonymy by Guibé, 1947, Bull. Mus. Natl. Hist. Nat. Paris, Ser. 2, 19: 439; Guibé, 1978, Bonn. Zool. Monogr., 11: 72; Blommers-Schlösser, 1979, Bijdr. Dierkd., 49: 285.

Rhacophorus hyloides Ahl, 1929 "1928", Mitt. Zool. Mus. Berlin, 14: 481. Holotype: ZMB unnumbered according to the original publication; ZMB 30495 according to Guibé, 1978, Bonn. Zool. Monogr., 11: 75. Type locality: "Central-Madagascar". Synonymy by Glaw and Vences, 1992, Fieldguide Amph. Rept. Madagascar: 271.

Rhacophorus kanbergi Ahl, 1929 "1928", Mitt. Zool. Mus. Berlin, 14: 482. Holotype: ZMB unnumbered according to the original publication; ZMB 30517 according to Guibé, 1978, Bonn. Zool. Monogr., 11: 76. Type locality: "Nord-West-Madagascar". Synonymy by Blommers-Schlösser, 1979, Bijdr. Dierkd., 49: 261, 285; formerly considered a synonym of Rhacophorus callichromus by Guibé, 1947, Bull. Mus. Natl. Hist. Nat. Paris, Ser. 2, 19: 439; Guibé, 1978, Bonn. Zool. Monogr., 11: 76.

Rhacophorus (Rhacophorus) hyloidesAhl, 1931, Das Tierreich, 55: 181.

Rhacophorus (Rhacophorus) flavoguttatusAhl, 1931, Das Tierreich, 55: 183.

Rhacophorus (Rhacophorus) kanbergiAhl, 1931, Das Tierreich, 55: 187.

Rhacophorus (Rhacophorus) callichromusAhl, 1931, Das Tierreich, 55: 188.

Rhacophorus (Rhacophorus) fasciolatusAhl, 1931, Das Tierreich, 55: 189.

Rhacophorus (Rhacophorus) untersteiniAhl, 1931, Das Tierreich, 55: 192.

Boophis kanbergiGuibé, 1947, Bull. Mus. Natl. Hist. Nat. Paris, Ser. 2, 19: 439.

Boophis flavoguttatusGuibé, 1947, Bull. Mus. Natl. Hist. Nat. Paris, Ser. 2, 19: 439.

Rhacophorus (Boophis) goudotiGuibé, 1950 "1948", Cat. Types Amph. Mus. Natl. Hist. Nat.: 53.

Boophis hyloidesBlommers-Schlösser, 1979, Bijdr. Dierkd., 49: 289.

Boophis untersteiniBlommers-Schlösser, 1979, Bijdr. Dierkd., 49: 261.

Boophis (Boophis) goudotiiGlaw and Vences, 2006, Organisms Divers. Evol., 6: 242, by implication; Glaw and Vences, 2006, Organisms Divers. Evol., Electron. Suppl., 11(1): 1.

English Names

Goudot's Bright-eyed Frog (Frank and Ramus, 1995, Compl. Guide Scient. Common Names Amph. Rept. World: 110).

Distribution

Northwestern, central, and eastern Madagascar.

Comment

In the Boophis goudotii group, according to Blommers-Schlösser, 1979, Bijdr. Dierkd., 49: 284. Glaw and Vences, 2007, Field Guide Amph. Rept. Madagascar, Ed. 3: 164-165, provided an account.

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