Hyperolius pyrrhodictyon Laurent, 1965

Class: Amphibia > Order: Anura > Family: Hyperoliidae > Genus: Hyperolius > Species: Hyperolius pyrrhodictyon

Hyperolius marmoratus pyrrhodictyon Laurent, 1965, Breviora, 216: 5. Holotype: MCZ 46182, by original designation. Type locality: "Mazabuka, in the water-grass fringe of the Kafue River, . . . North Rhodesia [= Zambia]".

Hyperolius parallelus pyrrhodictyonSchiøtz, 1975, Treefrogs E. Afr.: 181.

Hyperolius marginatus pyrrhodictyonLaurent, 1976, Ann. Mus. R. Afr. Cent., Tervuren, Ser. Octavo, Sci. Zool., 213: 96.

Hyperolius pyrrhodictyonWieczorek, Drewes, and Channing, 2000, J. Biogeograph., 27: 1235; Wieczorek, Drewes, and Channing, 2001, Amphibia-Reptilia, 22: 159.

English Names

None noted.

Distribution

Known only from the region of the type locality (Mazabuka, southwestern Zambia).

Comment

See general discussion of the Hyperolius viridiflavus–parallelus–marginatus group by Schiøtz, 1999, Treefrogs Afr.: 206–228, and specifically of the form he treats under the vernacular as Pyrrhodictyon.

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