Rhombophryne psologlossa (Boettger, 1881)

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

English Names

Madagascar Stump-toed Frog (Frank and Ramus, 1995, Compl. Guide Scient. Common Names Amph. Rept. World: 93).

Distribution

Islands of Nosy Bé, Nosy Sakatia, and Nosy Komba, and adjacent mainland (Benavony and Maromiandra).

Comment

Andreone, Glaw, Nussbaum, Raxworthy, Vences, and Randrianirina, 2003, J. Nat. Hist., London, 37: 2119-2149, discussed the occurrence of this species on Nosy Be. See brief account (in the sense of including Stumpffia madagascariensis as a synonym) by Glaw and Vences, 2007, Field Guide Amph. Rept. Madagascar, Ed. 3: 128-129. See account (as Stumpffia psologlossa) by Rakotoarison, Scherz, Glaw, Köhler, Andreone, Franzen, Glos, Hawlitschek, Jono, Mori, Ndriantsoa, Raminosoa, Riemann, Rödel, Rosa, Vieites, Crottini, and Vences, 2017, Vert. Zool., Senckenberg, 67: 295–303. 

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