Xenopus allofraseri Evans, Carter, Greenbaum, Gvoždík, Kelley, McLaughlin, Pauwels, Portik, Stanley, Tinsley, Tobias, and Blackburn, 2015

Class: Amphibia > Order: Anura > Family: Pipidae > Genus: Xenopus > Species: Xenopus allofraseri

Xenopus (Xenopus) allofraseri Evans, Carter, Greenbaum, Gvoždík, Kelley, McLaughlin, Pauwels, Portik, Stanley, Tinsley, Tobias, and Blackburn, 2015, PLoS One, 10(12): e0142823: 30. Holotype: CAS 207765, by original designation. Type locality: "Republic of Equatorial Guinea, Bioko Island, Bioko Sur Province, Arena Blanca road, N 3.5275°, E 8.5793°, ~30 m".  urn:lsid:zoobank.org:act:8A71C6BE-612D-4ECD-A5CE-0B31AC38E9AE

English Names

False Fraser's Clawed Frog (original publication). 

Distribution

Definitely know only from two distantly isolated populations: Bioko Island and along the Atlantic coastal region of Cameroon as well as a population in extreme western Dem. Rep. Congo; presumably to be found in the intervening areas of the coastal plain (Cabinda enclave of Angola, Equatorial Guinea, Rep. Congo). 

Comment

In the Xenopus amieti group, and previously confused with Xenopus fraseri, according to the original publication. 

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