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.
    1986.212.315
  • Scientific name
    Ptychadena largeni Perret, 1994
  • Classification
    AMPHIBIA ANURA RANIDAE
  • Common name
    Neumann's Grassland Frog
  • Collector
    Malcolm J Largen
  • Date collected
    1986-07-30
  • Place collected
    Africa: Eastern Africa: Ethiopia: Addis Ababa
  • Measurements
    unrecorded
  • Credit line
    Obtained from Dr Malcolm J. Largen, 1986
  • Red Book Data status
    Unknown or unrecorded
Object view = Natural Science
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