About this object

A small to medium sized frog species with a body length of 15 - 30 mm. A highly variable species that exhibits considerable variation in colour pattern, coloration ranging from solid light green to light brown i to very brightly spotted and striped . The feet are frequently brightly coloured.

Object specifics

  • Accession no.
    1998.46.68
  • Scientific name
    Hyperolius viridiflavus (Dumeril & Bibron, 1841)
  • Classification
    AMPHIBIA ANURA HYPEROLIIDAE
  • Common name
    Common Reed Frog
  • Collector
    Martin Pickersgill
  • Date collected
    1993-05-15
  • Place collected
    Africa: Eastern Africa: Tanzania: Tanga
  • Measurements
    unrecorded
  • Credit line
    Donated by Martin Pickersgill, 1998
  • Red Book Data status
    Unknown or unrecorded
  • Other number(s)
    Collector Number: MP 2514
Object view = Natural Science
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