Phrynobatrachus afiabirago Ofori-Boateng, Leaché, Obeng-Kankam, Kouamé, Hillers, and Rödel, 2018

Class: Amphibia > Order: Anura > Family: Phrynobatrachidae > Genus: Phrynobatrachus > Species: Phrynobatrachus afiabirago

Phrynobatrachus afiabirago Ofori-Boateng, Leaché, Obeng-Kankam, Kouamé, Hillers, and Rödel, 2018, Zootaxa, 4374: 565. Holotype: Holotype. UWBM 05925, by original designation. Type locality: "Atewa Range, Ghana, 6.24246°N, -0.5571°E (date = WGS84), 769 m asl". http://zoobank.org/urn:lsid:zoobank.org:pub:1E5E385F-2F38-492D-84E9-3A4371A52162

English Names

None noted. 

Distribution

Currently known from only two localities in the Ghanaian forest zone; the Atewa Range in southeastern Ghana and the small (0.5 ha) Jukwa forest, situated near the Kakum National Park in south-western Ghana, although expected to be more widespread.  

Comment

The sister taxon of Phrynobatrachus gutturosus according to the original publication. 

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