Strongylopus kitumbeine Channing and Davenport, 2002

Class: Amphibia > Order: Anura > Family: Pyxicephalidae > Subfamily: Cacosterninae > Genus: Strongylopus > Species: Strongylopus kitumbeine

Strongylopus kitumbeine Channing and Davenport, 2002, Afr. J. Herpetol., 51: 137. Holotype: CAS 225064, by original designation. Type locality: "Kitumbeine Forest" on Kitumbeine Mountain, an extinct volcano in northern Tanzania.

English Names

Kitumbeine Stream Frog (Channing and Howell, 2006, Amph. E. Afr.: 325).

Distribution

Known only from the forests of Kitumbeine Mountain, an extinct volcano in northern Tanzania, 2180-2800 m elevation.

Comment

See account by Channing and Howell, 2006, Amph. E. Afr.: 325-326. See photograph, map, description of geographic range and habitat, and conservation status in Stuart, Hoffmann, Chanson, Cox, Berridge, Ramani, and Young, 2008, Threatened Amph. World: 515.

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