Gephyromantis verrucosus Angel, 1930

Class: Amphibia > Order: Anura > Family: Mantellidae > Subfamily: Mantellinae > Genus: Gephyromantis > Species: Gephyromantis verrucosus

Gephyromantis verrucosus Angel, 1930, Bull. Soc. Zool. France, 55: 551. Syntypes: MNHNP 1930.443-444, according to Guibé, 1950 "1948", Cat. Types Amph. Mus. Natl. Hist. Nat.: 55; MNHNP 1930.444 designated lectotype by Wollenberg, Glaw, and Vences, 2012, Zootaxa, 3421: 45. Type locality: "Fort Carnot, province de Farafangana; en forêt, a l'altitude de 600 m.", Madagascar. Synonymy b

English Names

None noted.

Distribution

Known from three low and mid-altitude localities in southeastern Madagascar: (1) the type locality Fort Carnot (Ikongo) at 600 m, (2) Manombo Special Reserve (ca. 50 m elevation), and (3) the village Vondrozo (ca. 200 m elevation).

Comment

Removed from the synonymy of Gephryomantis boulengeri by Wollenberg, Glaw, and Vences, 2012, Zootaxa, 3421: 32-60 (who placed it in the Gephyromantis decaryi complex), where it had been placed by Guibé, 1950 "1948", Cat. Types Amph. Mus. Natl. Hist. Nat.: 55, and Guibé, 1978, Bonn. Zool. Monogr., 11: 53.

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