Tomopterna wambensis Wasonga and Channing, 2013

Class: Amphibia > Order: Anura > Family: Pyxicephalidae > Subfamily: Cacosterninae > Genus: Tomopterna > Species: Tomopterna wambensis

Tomopterna wambensis Wasonga and Channing, 2013, Zootaxa, 3734: 226. Holotype: NMK A/5152/1, by original designation. Type locality: "Sodor water pan in farmlands near Wamba township, Isiolo County, Kenya (0° 59’ N; 37° 20’ E)". 

English Names

Wamba Sand Frog (original publication). 


Northern and eastern Kenya south into Tanzania at Arusha; likely to occur in Ethiopia near to Illeret, Tanzania. 


A cryptic species with little in the way of morphology to distinguish it according to the original publication.

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