Mantidactylus multiplicatus Boettger, 1913

Class: Amphibia > Order: Anura > Family: Mantellidae > Subfamily: Mantellinae > Genus: Mantidactylus > Species: Mantidactylus multiplicatus

Mantidactylus multiplicatus Boettger, 1913, in Voeltzkow (ed.), Reise Ost-Afr., 3(4): 273. Holotype: SMF 6733 (formerly 1068.5a) according to Mertens, 1967, Senckenb. Biol., 48(A): 47. Type locality: "Alaotra-See, Ost-Madagascar". 

English Names

None noted. 

Distribution

Vicinity of Andasibe south to Manombo, eastern Madagascar. 

Comment

Removed from the synonymy of Mantidactylus betsileanus by Rodriguez, Börner, Pabijan, Gehara, Haddad, and Vences, 2015, Evol. Ecol., 29 769 where it had been placed by Boulenger, 1918, Proc. Zool. Soc. London, 1918: 258. Rodriguez, Börner, Pabijan, Gehara, Haddad, and Vences, 2015, Evol. Ecol., 29: 765–785 (and supplemental data), reported on phylogeographic diversity and its causes.

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