Boophis vittatus Glaw, Vences, Andreone, and Vallan, 2001

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

Boophis vittatus Glaw, Vences, Andreone, and Vallan, 2001, Zool. J. Linn. Soc., 133: 522. Holotype: ZSM 586-1999, by original designation. Type locality: "Reserve Naturelle Integrale Marojezy, Camp 3 (14° 26′ S/c. 49° 46′ E, about 700 m above sea level), northeastern Madagascar".

Boophis (Boophis) vittatusGlaw 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.


Known only from the type locality in the Reserve Naturelle Integrale Marojezy, northeastern Madagascar.


In the Boophis majori group according to the original publication. Glaw and Vences, 2007, Field Guide Amph. Rept. Madagascar, Ed. 3: 158-159, provided an account. Randrianiaina, Strauss, Glos, and Vences, 2012, ZooKeys, 178: 59-124, reported on larval morphology.

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