n African Journal of Herpetology - A new sand frog from central Tanzania (Anura : Ranidae : ) : original article

Volume 53, Issue 1
  • ISSN : 2156-4574
  • E-ISSN: 2153-3660
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A new species of sand frog in the genus <i>Tomopterna</i> is described from the highlands of south-central Tanzania. It is distinguished from the other three species of sand frogs in East Africa on the basis of a low-pitched advertisement call, more webbing, and differences in morphology and colour pattern. It is genetically different from eight other species of sandfrogs.

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