About this object

Male green with silvery green triangle in front of the eyes, extending behind the eyes as a series of stripes, underside white, limbs and toes green. Female is silvery grey with small black spots on the front half of the body, belly orange. Length of males up to 23 mm, females 30 mm.

Object specifics

  • Accession no.
    1991.11.299
  • Scientific name
    Hyperolius ocellatus Gunther, 1859
  • Classification
    AMPHIBIA ANURA HYPEROLIIDAE
  • Common name
    Ocellated Reed Frog
  • Collector
    Malcolm J Largen
  • Date collected
    1990/11/28
  • Place collected
    Africa: Central Africa: Democratic Republic of the Congo: Goumina
  • Measurements
    unrecorded
  • Credit line
    Obtained from Dr Malcolm J. Largen, 1991
  • Red Book Data status
    Unknown or unrecorded
  • Other number(s)
    Collection Number: 111

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Publications

  • Tauraco Research Report

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    Publisher: Tauraco Press
    Date: 1991-12
    Description:

Object view = Natural Science
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