Ptychadena cf. porosissima (Steindachner, 19867),

Conradie, Werner, Bittencourt-Silva, Gabriela B., Engelbrecht, Hanlie M., Loader, Simon P., Menegon, Michele, Nanvonamuquitxo, C, 2016, Exploration into the hidden world of Mozambique's sky island forests: new discoveries of reptiles and amphibians, Zoosystematics and Evolution 92 (2), pp. 163-180: 168

publication ID

http://dx.doi.org/10.3897/zse.92.9948

publication LSID

lsid:zoobank.org:pub:9DA068DA-B881-4091-99FE-252D31DDC7D1

persistent identifier

http://treatment.plazi.org/id/025DFFB9-9EFB-602C-5340-26F3CFD4C9DD

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scientific name

Ptychadena cf. porosissima (Steindachner, 19867)
status

 

Taxon classification Animalia Anura Ptychadenidae

Ptychadena cf. porosissima (Steindachner, 19867) 

Material

Mt. Namuli ( PEM A11351, female, 31.8 mm SUL).

Comments

Collected from grassland on Muretha Plateau. This specimen is tentatively identified as Ptychadena cf. porosissima  using the key provided in Poynton and Broadley (1985). The specimen lacks the characteristic tibial white line.

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Chordata

Class

Amphibia

Order

Anura

Family

Ptychadenidae

Genus

Ptychadena