Tomopterna gallmanni Wasonga and Channing, 2013

Class: Amphibia > Order: Anura > Family: Pyxicephalidae > Subfamily: Cacosterninae > Genus: Tomopterna > Species: Tomopterna gallmanni

Tomopterna gallmanni Wasonga and Channing, 2013, Zootaxa, 3734: 229. Holotype: NMK A/5039/1, by original designation. Type locality: "an artificial water pond, Dam Ya Colin, in Ol Ari Nyiro, Laikipia Nature Conservancy, Laikipia County, Kenya (0° 34’ N; 36° 24’ E)". 

English Names

Gallmann's Sand Frog (original publication). 

Distribution

Laikipia Plateau of Kenya, with two northern populations in the Maralal and Baragoi areas.  

 

Comment

A cryptic species with little in the way of morphology to distinguish it according to the original publication.

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