About this object

Pale or dark grey, yellowish or brown above, sometimes suffused with orange-red pigment on head and flanks and with prominent brown, black or green spots and blotches. A band or line runs along the centre of the back, usually cream, yellow, green, pinkish or tan in colour. Underside cream, usually unmarked. Males up to 40 mm, females to 47 mm.

Object specifics

  • Accession no.
    1986.212.294
  • Scientific name
    Ptychadena neumanni (Ahl, 1924)
  • Classification
    AMPHIBIA ANURA RANIDAE
  • Common name
    Neumann's Grassland Frog
  • Collector
    Harenna Forest Expedition
  • Date collected
    1986/08/03
  • Place collected
    Africa: Eastern Africa: Ethiopia: Bale: Katcha
  • Measurements
    unrecorded
  • Credit line
    Obtained from Dr Malcolm J. Largen, 1986
  • Red Book Data status
    Unknown or unrecorded
  • Other number(s)
    Collection Number: 4; previous number: 1986.212.292-295
Object view = Natural Science
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