Rhombophryne tetradactyla (Vences and Glaw, 1991)

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

Stumpffia tetradactyla Vences and Glaw, 1991, Acta Biol. Benrodis, 3: 216. Holotype: ZFMK 52547, by original designation. Type locality: "ca. 1 km südlich von Maromandia an der Westküste der Insel Nosy Boraha (= Ste. Marie), Ost-Madagaskar".

Rhombophryne tetradactylaPeloso, 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 tetradactyla — Scherz, Vences, Rakotoarison, Andreone, Köhler, Glaw, and Crottini, 2016, Mol. Phylogenet. Evol., 100: 375. 

English Names

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


Nosy [= I.] Boraha off the coast of Madagascar.


See brief account by Glaw and Vences, 2007, Field Guide Amph. Rept. Madagascar, Ed. 3: 126-127 (and page 128-129, of unnamed species similar to Stumpffia tetradactyla).

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