Cardioglossa oreas Amiet, 1972

Class: Amphibia > Order: Anura > Family: Arthroleptidae > Subfamily: Arthroleptinae > Genus: Cardioglossa > Species: Cardioglossa oreas

Cardioglossa oreas Amiet, 1972, Biol. Gabonica, 8: 217. Holotype: MHNG 1253.87 (formerly JLA 71.123) according to Amiet, 1985, In Frost (ed.), Amph. Species World: 17; and Schätti, Perret, and Mariaux, 2002, Cat. Comm. Types Amph. Rept. Mus. Hist. Nat. Geneve, Vers. 4.0 (Jan. 2002): 7. Type locality: "Mts Bamboutos, env. 2650 m", Cameroon.

English Names

Mount Okou Long-fingered Frog (Frank and Ramus, 1995, Compl. Guide Scient. Common Names Amph. Rept. World: 37).


Central Cameroon Range, from Mount Manengouba to Mount Okou, above 2000 m, Cameroon.


See photograph, map, description of geographic range and habitat, and conservation status in Stuart, Hoffmann, Chanson, Cox, Berridge, Ramani, and Young, 2008, Threatened Amph. World: 148.

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