Phrynobatrachus horsti Rödel, Burger, Zassi-Boufou, Emmrich, Penner, and Barej, 2015

Class: Amphibia > Order: Anura > Family: Phrynobatrachidae > Genus: Phrynobatrachus > Species: Phrynobatrachus horsti

Phrynobatrachus horsti Rödel, Burger, Zassi-Boulou, Emmrich, Penner, and Barej, 2015, Zootaxa, 4032: 56. Holotype: ZMB 81698, by original designation. Type locality: "Republic of the Congo, Niari Department, 02°12’47.8’’ S, 12°50’06.0’’ E". 

English Names

Horst's Puddle Frog (original publication). 

Distribution

Known only from Kouilou and Niari departments in southwestern Rep. Congo and in adjacent Batéké Plateau of Gabon, 554 to 728 m elevation. 

Comment

Most similar to Phrynobatrachus ruthbeatae, with which it had previously been confused, and Phrynobatrachus batesii according to the original publication. 

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