Arthroleptis kutogundua Blackburn, 2012

Class: Amphibia > Order: Anura > Family: Arthroleptidae > Subfamily: Arthroleptinae > Genus: Arthroleptis > Species: Arthroleptis kutogundua

Arthroleptis kutogundua Blackburn, 2012, J. Herpetol., 46: 131. Holotype: MCZ A-16952, by original designation. Type locality: "Tanzania, Mbeya Province, 28.983° S, 33.567° E (WGS84; based on MCZ collections database), approximately 2,000-2,400 m elevation".

English Names

Overlooked Squeaker Frog (original publication).

Overlooked Squeaker (Channing and Rödel, 2019, Field Guide Frogs & Other Amph. Afr.: 268).


Known only from the type locality in Ngozi crater in the Poroto Mountains, Mbeya Province, Tanzania, 2000-2400 m elevation.

Geographic Occurrence

Natural Resident: Tanzania

Endemic: Tanzania


Likely closely related to Arthroleptis affinis, Arthroleptis nikeae, and Arthroleptis nguruensis, according to the original publication. Channing and Rödel, 2019, Field Guide Frogs & Other Amph. Afr.: 268–269, provided a brief account and range map.

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