Rhombophryne megsoni (Köhler, Vences, D'Cruze, and Glaw, 2010)

Class: Amphibia > Order: Anura > Family: Microhylidae > Subfamily: Cophylinae > Genus: Rhombophryne > Species: Rhombophryne megsoni

Stumpffia megsoni Köhler, Vences, D'Cruze, and Glaw, 2010, J. Zool., London, 282: 29. Holotype: ZSM 1663/2008, by original designation. Type locality: " Ampombofofo, from a small cave, 121° 05′ 58″ S, 49° 120′ 20″ E, 20 ma.s.l., Antsiranana Province, northern Madagascar ".

Rhombophryne megsoni — Peloso, Frost, Richards, Rodrigues, Donnellan, Matsui, Raxworthy, Biju, Lemmon, Lemmon, and Wheeler, 2016, Cladistics, 32: 140; Peloso, Raxworthy, Wheeler, and Frost, 2017, Mol. Phylogenet. Evol., 111: 63. 

Stumpffia megsoni — Scherz, Vences, Rakotoarison, Andreone, Köhler, Glaw, and Crottini, 2016, Mol. Phylogenet. Evol., 100: 375. 

English Names

None noted.


Known with certainty only from the type locality (Ampombofofo), although specimens from the Montagne des Françaismay belong to this species.

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