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Xenopus itombwensis Evans, Carter, Tobias, Kelley, Hanner, and Tinsley, 2008

Class: Amphibia > Order: Anura > Family: Pipidae > Genus: Xenopus > Species: Xenopus itombwensis

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".

English Names

None noted.

Distribution

Known only from the type locality (Miki Town, South Kivu Province, Democratic Republic of the Congo, elevation 2200 m elevation).

Comment

An octoploid taxon, the sister taxon of Xenopus wittei, according to the original publication.

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