Phrynobatrachus mababiensis FitzSimons, 1932,

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

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scientific name

Phrynobatrachus mababiensis FitzSimons, 1932
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Taxon classification Animalia Anura Phrynobatrachidae

Phrynobatrachus mababiensis FitzSimons, 1932 

Material

Mt. M’pàluwé ( PEM A11381, male, 14.6 mm SUL; PEM A11382, male, 13.5 mm SUL; PEM A11383, male, 12.7 mm SUL; PEM A11390, male, 14.0 mm SUL; PEM A11391, male, 14.8 mm SUL; PEM A11394, female, 14.5 mm SUL).

Comments

Specimens were found in dry leaf litter at low elevation, and two individuals were collected in the same microhabitat as Nothophryne cf. broadleyi  (in water seepage over rocks).