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.
  • Scientific name
    Ptychadena neumanni (Ahl, 1924)
  • Classification
  • Common name
    Neumann's Grassland Frog
  • Collector
    Harenna Forest Expedition
  • Date collected
  • Place collected
    Africa: Eastern Africa: Ethiopia: Bale
  • Measurements
  • Credit line
    Obtained from Dr Malcolm J. Largen, 1986
  • Red Book Data status
  • Other number(s)
    Collection Number: 239
Object view = Natural Science
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