Basic Search [?]
Guided Search [?]
Xenopus itombwensis Evans, Carter, Tobias, Kelley, Hanner, and Tinsley, 2008
Xenopus itombwensis Evans, Carter, Tobias, Kelley, Hanner, and Tinsley, 2008, Zootaxa, 1780: 59. Holotype: MCZ A-138192, by original designation. Type locality: "Democratic Republic of the Congo, South Kivu Province, Miki Town, 3.35679º S, 023.69011ºE, approximately 2200 m above sea level".
Known only from the type locality (Miki Town, South Kivu Province, Democratic Republic of the Congo, elevation 2200 m elevation).
An octoploid taxon, the sister taxon of Xenopus wittei, according to the original publication. In the Xenopus amieti group of Evans, Carter, Greenbaum, Gvoždík, Kelley, McLaughlin, Pauwels, Portik, Stanley, Tinsley, Tobias, and Blackburn, 2015, PLoS One, 10(12): e0142823: 29.
Please note: these links will take you to external websites not affiliated with the American Museum of Natural History. We are not responsible for their content.