Odontobatrachus Barej, Rödel, Loader, Schmitz, 2014

Class: Amphibia > Order: Anura > Family: Odontobatrachidae > Genus: Odontobatrachus
5 species

Odontobatrachus Barej, Rödel, Loader, Schmitz in Barej, Rödel, Loader, Menegon, Gonwouo, Penner, Gvoždík, Günther, Bell, Nagel, and Schmitz, 2014, Mol. Phylogenet. Evol., 71: 269. Type species: Petropedetes natator Boulenger, 1905, by original designation. 

Distribution

High-gradient streams in the hilly forested parts of West Africa in Sierra Leone, northern Liberia, southern Guinea, and western Ivory Coast, 0-1400 m elevation.

Comment

Removed from Petropedetes (Petropedetidae) by reason of being phylogenetically removed from that clade, but of uncertain position, by Barej, Rödel, Loader, Menegon, Gonwouo, Penner, Gvoždík, Günther, Bell, Nagel, and Schmitz, 2014, Mol. Phylogenet. Evol., 71 : 261–273. Subsequently placed in its own family, Odontobatrachidae by Barej, Schmitz, Günther, Loader, Mahlow, and Rödel, 2014, Frontiers Zool., 11(8): 10. 

Contained taxa (5 sp.):

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