Ptychadena pujoli Lamotte and Ohler, 1997

Class: Amphibia > Order: Anura > Family: Ptychadenidae > Genus: Ptychadena > Species: Ptychadena pujoli

Ptychadena pujoli Lamotte and Ohler, 1997, Zoosystema, 19: 535. Holotype: MNHNP 1995.1460, by original designation. Type locality: "'Nimba Research station, Airfield. Savanah in Swamp', Libéria".

English Names

None noted.


Liberia, Guinea, Sierra Leone, and the Ivory Coast.


Most similar to Ptychadena tournieri according to the original publication. Reported previously as Ptychadena bibroni by Guibé and Lamotte, 1955, Bull. Mus. Natl. Hist. Nat. Paris, Ser. 2, 27: 357-362, and Guibé and Lamotte, 1957, Bull. Inst. Franç. Afr. Noire, Ser. A, 19: 937-1003, according to Lamotte and Ohler, 1997, Zoosystema, 19: 535. See discussion by Lamotte and Ohler, 2000, Zoosystema, 22: 569-583.

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