Boophis pyrrhus Glaw, Vences, Andreone, and Vallan, 2001

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

Boophis pyrrhus Glaw, Vences, Andreone, and Vallan, 2001, Zool. J. Linn. Soc., 133: 513. Holotype: ZSM 582-1999, by original designation. Type locality: "Andasibe (18° 56′ S; 48° 25′ E, about 900 m above sea level), central eastern Madagascar".

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

English Names

None noted.

Distribution

Central-eastern Madagascar (latitudinal 18° 53′ -21° 18′ S, altitudinal range 450-915 m above sea level.

Comment

In the Boophis majori group according to the original publication. Glaw and Vences, 2007, Field Guide Amph. Rept. Madagascar, Ed. 3: 156-157, provided an account.

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