About this object

Cream or grey-brown to dark olive above, often suffused in parts with reddish pigment and occasionally having darker spots, snout always has weakly pigmented triangular patch on upper surface. Underside white to yellow, more or less extensively speckled or suffused with pale grey to dark brown pigment. Length of males up to 39 mm, females 45 mm.
TYPE

Object specifics

  • Accession no.
    1986.212.284
  • Scientific name
    Ptychadena harenna Largen, 1997
  • Classification
    AMPHIBIA ANURA RANIDAE
  • Common name
    Bale Grassland Frog
  • Collector
    unrecorded
  • Date collected
    1986/08/13
  • Place collected
    Africa: Eastern Africa: Ethiopia: Bale: River Yadot
  • Measurements
    unrecorded
  • Credit line
    Obtained from Dr Malcolm J. Largen, 1986
  • Red Book Data status
    Unknown or unrecorded
  • Other number(s)
    previous number: 1986.212.284-9; Collector Number: 202
Object view = Natural Science
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