Heterixalus luteostriatus (Andersson, 1910)

Class: Amphibia > Order: Anura > Family: Hyperoliidae > Genus: Heterixalus > Species: Heterixalus luteostriatus

Megalixalus boettgeri var. luteostriata Andersson, 1910, Ark. Zool., 7(7): 13. Syntypes: NHRM 30227 (5 specimens); the sole adult designated lectotype by Glaw and Vences, 1993, Salamandra, 29: 212-230. Type locality: "Andranolava", Madagascar.

Heterixalus boettgeri luteostriatusLaurent, 1950, Explor. Parc Natl. Albert, Miss. G.F. de Witte (1933–1935), 64: 14, by implication.

Heterixalus luteostriatusAndreone, Piazza, and Vallan, 1994, Boll. Mus. Reg. Sci. Nat. Torino, 12: 391-400.

English Names

None noted.

Distribution

Swmaps of western and northwestern Madagascar.

Comment

Removed from the synonymy of Heterixalus betsileo by Andreone, Piazza, and Vallan, 1994, Boll. Mus. Reg. Sci. Nat. Torino, 12: 391-400, where it had been placed by Guibé, 1978, Bonn. Zool. Monogr., 11: 87. Andreone, Vences, and Randrianirina, 2000, Herpetol. Rev., 31: 250, discussed the range. Glaw and Vences, 2007, Field Guide Amph. Rept. Madagascar, Ed. 3: 102, provided an account.

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