Phrynobatrachus pintoi Hillers, Zimkus, and Rödel, 2008

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

Phrynobatrachus pintoi Hillers, Zimkus, and Rödel, 2008, Zootaxa, 1815: 44. Holotype: ZMB 70689, by original designation. Type locality: "gallery forest, 11°06.377′N, 13°57.595′ W, Kewewol/Boulléré, Boké Préfecture/Sangaredi sub-Préfecture, Guinea".

English Names

None noted.


Western part of the Fouta Djallon region, western Guinea.


Mostly closely related to Phrynobatrachus fraterculus, Phrynobatrachus cornutus, and Phrynobatrachus gutturosus according to the original publication. In species group B of Zimkus, Rödel, and Hillers, 2010, Mol. Phylogenet. Evol., 55: 883-900. Rödel, Doumbia, Kouamé, and Sandberger-Loua, 2011, Zootaxa, 3098: 59-63, provided new records and discussion of additional specimens.

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