Phrynobatrachus annulatus Perret, 1966

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

Phrynobatrachus cornutus annulatus Perret, 1966, Zool. Jahrb., Jena, Abt. Syst., 93: 365. Holotype: MHNG 961.81, by original designation. Type locality: "Zouguépo, Guinée".

Phrynobatrachus annulatusPerret, 1988, Arch. Sci., Genève, 41: 282.

English Names

Ringed River Frog (Frank and Ramus, 1995, Compl. Guide Scient. Common Names Amph. Rept. World: 103).

Distribution

Mont Nimba region of Guinea and Liberia, Tai Forest of Ivory Coast and Ghana.

Comment

Rödel, Gil, Agyei, Leaché, Diaz, Fujita, and Ernst, 2005, Salamandra, 41: 114, provided a record for southwestern Ghana and discussed the range. Frétey, 2008, Alytes, 25: 99-172, summarized the literature. See photograph, map, description of geographic range and habitat, and conservation status in Stuart, Hoffmann, Chanson, Cox, Berridge, Ramani, and Young, 2008, Threatened Amph. World: 471. In species group B of Zimkus, Rödel, and Hillers, 2010, Mol. Phylogenet. Evol., 55: 883-900.

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