Madecassophryne truebae Guibé, 1974

Class: Amphibia > Order: Anura > Family: Microhylidae > Subfamily: Cophylinae > Genus: Madecassophryne > Species: Madecassophryne truebae

Madecassophryne truebae Guibé, 1974, Bull. Mus. Natl. Hist. Nat. Paris, Ser. 3, Zool., 171: 1192. Holotype: MNHNP 1973.1149, by original designation. Type locality: "Chaînes Anosyennes", Madagascar.

English Names

Trueb's Madagascar Treefrog (Frank and Ramus, 1995, Compl. Guide Scient. Common Names Amph. Rept. World: 90).

Distribution

Extreme southeastern Madagascar in the Chaînes Anosyennes700-1900 m elevation.

Comment

See brief account by Glaw and Vences, 2007, Field Guide Amph. Rept. Madagascar, Ed. 3: 120-121. See photograph, map, description of geographic range and habitat, and conservation status in Stuart, Hoffmann, Chanson, Cox, Berridge, Ramani, and Young, 2008, Threatened Amph. World: 452.

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