Boophis lichenoides Vallan, Glaw, Andreone, and Cadle, 1998

Class: Amphibia > Order: Anura > Family: Mantellidae > Subfamily: Boophinae > Genus: Boophis > Species: Boophis lichenoides

Boophis lichenoides Vallan, Glaw, Andreone, and Cadle, 1998, Amphibia-Reptilia, 19: 358. Holotype: NHM 1033822, by original designation. Type locality: "rainforest of An'Ala (An'Ala = the forest), approximately 6 km east of Andasibe, central eastern Madagascar, Moramanga Fivondronana, Toamasina Province, 48° 29′ E, 18° 55′ S, 890 m elevation".

Boophis (Sahona) lichenoidesGlaw and Vences, 2006, Organisms Divers. Evol., 6: 242, by implication; Glaw and Vences, 2006, Organisms Divers. Evol., Electron. Suppl., 11(1): 1.

English Names

None noted.

Distribution

About 14° to 23° S in the eastern rainforest belt of Madagascar.

Comment

In the Boophis tephraeomystax group according to the original publication. In the Boophis tephraeomystax group of Glaw and Vences, 2006, Organisms Divers. Evol., Electron. Suppl., 11(1): 1.Glaw and Vences, 2007, Field Guide Amph. Rept. Madagascar, Ed. 3: 148-149, provided an account.

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