Rhombophryne psologlossa (Boettger, 1881)

Class: Amphibia > Order: Anura > Family: Microhylidae > Subfamily: Cophylinae > Genus: Rhombophryne > Species: Rhombophryne psologlossa

Stumpffia psologlossa Boettger, 1881, Zool. Anz., 4: 360. Holotype: SMF (1 specimen in original description). SMF 1146a (6 specimens) considered syntypes by Boettger, 1892, Kat. Batr. Samml. Mus. Senckenb. Naturforsch. Ges.: 21; SMF 7337 designated lectotype (original holotype?) by Mertens, 1967, Senckenb. Biol., 48(A): 51. Type locality: "Nossi-Bé", Madagascar.

Rhombophryne psologlossa — Peloso, Frost, Richards, Rodrigues, Donnellan, Matsui, Raxworthy, Biju, Lemmon, Lemmon, and Wheeler, 2016, Cladistics, 32: 140; Peloso, Raxworthy, Wheeler, and Frost, 2017, Mol. Phylogenet. Evol., 111: 63. 

Stumpffia psologlossa — Scherz, Vences, Rakotoarison, Andreone, Köhler, Glaw, and Crottini, 2016, Mol. Phylogenet. Evol., 100: 375. 

English Names

Madagascar Stump-toed Frog (Frank and Ramus, 1995, Compl. Guide Scient. Common Names Amph. Rept. World: 93).

Distribution

Islands of Nosy Bé and Sakatia and adjacent mainland.

Comment

Andreone, Glaw, Nussbaum, Raxworthy, Vences, and Randrianirina, 2003, J. Nat. Hist., London, 37: 2119-2149, discussed the occurrence of this species on Nosy Be. See brief account (in the sense of including Stumpffia madagascariensis as a synonym) by Glaw and Vences, 2007, Field Guide Amph. Rept. Madagascar, Ed. 3: 128-129.

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