Astylosternus perreti Amiet, 1978

Class: Amphibia > Order: Anura > Family: Arthroleptidae > Subfamily: Astylosterninae > Genus: Astylosternus > Species: Astylosternus perreti

Astylosternus perreti Amiet, 1978 "1977", Ann. Fac. Sci. Cameroun, 23–24: 117. Holotype: MHNG 1562.72 (formerly JLA 73.029) according to J.-L. Amiet IN Frost, 1985, Amph. Species World: 22, and Schätti, Perret, and Mariaux, 2002, Cat. Comm. Types Amph. Rept. Mus. Hist. Nat. Geneve, Vers. 4.0 (Jan. 2002): 5. Type locality: "Mouandong, env. 1350 m", Cameroon.

English Names

Perret's Night Frog (Frank and Ramus, 1995, Compl. Guide Scient. Common Names Amph. Rept. World: 37).

Distribution

Southern slopes of Mount Manenguba and on the Bamileke Plateau on Mount Bana and Mount Nlonako, 1200-1400 m elevation, Cameroon.

Comment

In the Astylosternus perreti group of Amiet, 1978 "1977", Ann. Fac. Sci. Cameroun, 23–24: 99-227. 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: 150.

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