About this object

Male brown or green with a light line along the back, sometimes with dark spots on the back, throat yellow. Female is green above, pale yellow below, with an irregular dark line separating the two colours. Male up to 28 mm long.

Object specifics

  • Accession no.
    1991.11.253
  • Scientific name
    Hyperolius cinnamomeoventris Bocage, 1866
  • Classification
    AMPHIBIA ANURA HYPEROLIIDAE
  • Common name
    Braganica Reed Frog
  • Collector
    Malcolm J Largen
  • Date collected
    1990-11-15
  • Place collected
    Africa: Central Africa: Democratic Republic of the Congo: Tchissanga
  • Measurements
  • Credit line
    Obtained from Dr Malcolm J. Largen, 1991
  • Red Book Data status
  • Other number(s)
    Collection Number: 40

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Publications

  • Tauraco Research Report

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    Publisher: Tauraco Press
    Date: 1991-12
    Description:

Object view = Natural Science
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