Boophis tasymena Vences and Glaw, 2002

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

Boophis tasymena Vences and Glaw, 2002, Tropical Zool., 15: 155. Holotype: ZSM 1085/2001, by original designation. Type locality: "Andasibe, central-eastern Madagascar, 18° 56′ S, 48° 25′ E, ca. 900 m elevation).

Boophis (Boophis) tasymenaGlaw 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.


Known only from Andasibe, Mantady, An'Ala, and Vohiparara, Madagascar.


In the Boophis rappiodes group according to the original publication. Glaw and Vences, 2007, Field Guide Amph. Rept. Madagascar, Ed. 3: 176-177, provided an account.

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