Sechellophryne pipilodryas (Gerlach and Willi, 2002)

Class: Amphibia > Order: Anura > Family: Sooglossidae > Genus: Sechellophryne > Species: Sechellophryne pipilodryas

Sooglossus pipilodryas Gerlach and Willi, 2002, Amphibia-Reptilia, 23: 452. Holotype: UMZ 2001.1.1, by original designation. Type locality: "Mon Plaisir (in Phoenicophorium borsigianum axil, below Mt Dauban at approximately 700 m altitude), Silhouette, Seychelles".

Sechellophryne pipilodryasNussbaum and Wu, 2007, Zool. Stud., Taipei, 46: 327.

Leptosooglossus pipilodryasvan der Meijden, Boistel, Gerlach, Ohler, Vences, and Meyer, 2007, Biol. J. Linn. Soc., 91: 355.

English Names

Seychelles Palm Frog (Stuart, Hoffmann, Chanson, Cox, Berridge, Ramani, and Young, 2008, Threatened Amph. World: 542).  

Distribution

Palm-rich rainforest forests from 125-600 m elevation, Silhouette Island, Seychelles.

Comment

See photograph, map, description of geographic range and habitat, and conservation status (as Sooglossus pipilodryas) in Stuart, Hoffmann, Chanson, Cox, Berridge, Ramani, and Young, 2008, Threatened Amph. World: 542.

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