Spinomantis peraccae (Boulenger, 1896)

Class: Amphibia > Order: Anura > Family: Mantellidae > Subfamily: Mantellinae > Genus: Spinomantis > Species: Spinomantis peraccae

Rhacophorus Peraccae Boulenger, 1896, Ann. Mag. Nat. Hist., Ser. 6, 18: 421. Holotype: BMNH 1947.2.9.70, according to Blommers-Schlösser and Blanc, 1991, Faune de Madagascar, 75: 153. Type locality: "Ivohimanita", northwestern Madagascar.

Rhacophorus (Rhacophorus) peraccaeAhl, 1931, Das Tierreich, 55: 191.

Mantidactylus peraccaeBlommers-Schlösser, 1978, Genetica, 48: 32. Blommers-Schlösser, 1979, Beaufortia, 29: 43.

Mantidactylus (Guibemantis) peraccaeDubois, 1992, Bull. Mens. Soc. Linn. Lyon, 61: 312.

Mantidactylus (Spinomantis) peraccaeGlaw and Vences, 1994, Fieldguide Amph. Rept. Madagascar, Ed. 2: 403.

Spinomantis peraccaeVences and Glaw, 2006, in Vences et al. (eds.), Calls Frogs Madagascar: 25. Glaw and Vences, 2006, Organisms Divers. Evol., 6: 248; Glaw and Vences, 2006, Organisms Divers. Evol., Electron. Suppl., 11(1): 2.

English Names

Peracca's Madagascar Frog (Frank and Ramus, 1995, Compl. Guide Scient. Common Names Amph. Rept. World: 101).

Distribution

Eastern half of Madagascar.

Comment

Holotype redescribed by Andreone, Glaw, Vences, and Vallan, 1998, Herpetol. J., 8: 152. Glaw and Vences, 2007, Field Guide Amph. Rept. Madagascar, Ed. 3: 206-207, provided an account.

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