Hyperolius steindachneri Bocage, 1866

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

Hyperolius steindachneri Bocage, 1866, J. Sci. Math. Phys. Nat., Lisboa, 1: 75. Holotype: MBL T. 25-226 according to Perret, 1976, Arq. Mus. Bocage, Ser. 2, 6: 25; destroyed by 1978 fire, according to R. Laurent IN Frost, 1985, Amph. Species World: 218. Type locality: "Duque de Bragança", Angola.

Rappia steindachneriGünther, 1869 "1868", Proc. Zool. Soc. London, 1868: 479.

Hyperolius steindachneriNoble, 1924, Bull. Am. Mus. Nat. Hist., 49: 252, 329.

Hyperolius steindachneri steindachneriLaurent, 1951, Ann. Soc. R. Zool. Belg., 82: 48.

Hyperolius machadoi Laurent, 1954, Publ. Cult. Companhia Diamantes Angola, 23: 80. Holotype: MD 495, by original designation. Type locality: "Camissombo", Angola. Tentative synonymy with Hyperolius steindachneri steindachneri by Laurent, 1964, Publ. Cult. Companhia Diamantes Angola, 67: 157.

English Names

Steindachner's Reed Frog (Frank and Ramus, 1995, Compl. Guide Scient. Common Names Amph. Rept. World: 68; Channing, 2001, Amph. Cent. S. Afr.: 182).

Distribution

Northern Angola and southern Dem. Rep. Congo to east-central Zambia.

Comment

See brief accounts by Schiøtz, 1999, Treefrogs Afr.: 144–145, and Channing, 2001, Amph. Cent. S. Afr.: 182.

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