Alexteroon hypsiphonus Amiet, 2000

Class: Amphibia > Order: Anura > Family: Hyperoliidae > Genus: Alexteroon > Species: Alexteroon hypsiphonus

Alexteroon hypsiphonus Amiet, 2000, Alytes, 17: 146. Holotype: MNHNP 1999.5564, by original designation. Type locality: "Ekomtolo, . . . 450-500 m", Cameroon.

English Names

None noted.

Distribution

Southern Cameroon and Gabon, to be expected in adjacent Central African Republic, Equatorial Guinea, Nigeria, Rep. Congo, and Dem. Rep. Congo.

Comment

Frétey and Blanc, 2001, Bull. Soc. Zool. France, 126: 382, reported this species from Gabon. See account for Cameroon by Amiet, 2012, Rainettes Cameroun: 136-144. Channing, Rödel, and Channing, 2012, Tadpoles of Africa: 195–196, reported on comparative tadpole morphology.

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