Hyperolius rhizophilus Rochebrune, 1885

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

Hyperolius rhizophilus Rochebrune, 1885, Bull. Soc. Philomath., Paris, Ser. 7, 9: 92. Type(s): "Museo Bouvieri", now presumably in MNHNP. Type locality: "Locum Landana dictum, in foliis rhizophorarum", Cabinda enclave, Angola.

English Names

African Reed Frog (Frank and Ramus, 1995, Compl. Guide Scient. Common Names Amph. Rept. World: 68).


Known only from the type locality (Cabinda, Angola).


Not mentioned by Schiøtz, 1999, Treefrogs Afr.

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