n African Zoology - A new species of (Amphibia : Hyperoliidae) from western Madagascar

Volume 35, Issue 2
  • ISSN : 1562-7020
  • E-ISSN: 2224-073X
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A new species of hyperoliid frog, n.sp., is described from the Antsingy forest in western Madagascar. It is characterized by an advertisement call consisting of long and regular note series. The only other with a similar call structure, from higher altitudes in eastern Madagascar, has distinctly shorter notes. After recent discoveries of the occurrence of and in western Madagascar, the new species brings the number of known from western Madagascar to three.

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