Petropedetes euskircheni Barej, Rödel, Gonwouo, Pauwels, Böhme, and Schmitz, 2010

Class: Amphibia > Order: Anura > Family: Petropedetidae > Genus: Petropedetes > Species: Petropedetes euskircheni

Petropedetes euskircheni Barej, Rödel, Gonwouo, Pauwels, Böhme, and Schmitz, 2010, Zootaxa, 2340: 24. Holotype: ZFMK 75582, by original designation. Type locality: "Cameroon, Mt. Kupe, Nyasoso, 4°49′42N, 9°40′55E, app. 920 m a.s.l."

English Names

None noted.

Distribution

Known with certainty from Mount Kupe and Mount Nlonako, Cameroon; possibly to Gabon and Equatorial Guinea (see comment).

Comment

See comment under Petropedetes parkeri about the possibility of records of that species from Equatorial Guinea and Gabon possibly belonging to this species. A cryptic species compared with Petropedetes parkeri, according to the original publication. Barej, Rödel, Loader, Menegon, Gonwouo, Penner, Gvoždík, Günther, Bell, Nagel, and Schmitz, 2014, Mol. Phylogenet. Evol., 71: 268, found the unnamed species to render paraphyletic the samples of nominal Petropedetes euskircheni

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