Breviceps ombelanonga Nielsen, Conradie, Ceríaco, Bauer, Heinicke, Stanley, and Blackburn, 2020

Class: Amphibia > Order: Anura > Family: Brevicipitidae > Genus: Breviceps > Species: Breviceps ombelanonga

Breviceps ombelanonga Nielsen, Conradie, Ceríaco, Bauer, Heinicke, Stanley, and Blackburn, 2020, ZooKeys, 979: 145. Holotype: UF-FSM 187172, by original designation. Type locality: " Kawa Camp Headquarters, 1 km south of the Kwanza River, Kissama National Park (-9.183068, 13.369314, WGS-84, elevation 151 m above sea level), Luanda Province, Angola".  http://zoobank.org/E3815018-4176-4073-92B8-E65274D354FB 

English Names

Angolan Rain Frog (original publication). 

Distribution

Expected to be found more widely but currently confirmed only from three widely separated localities in Angola from near sea level to > 1400 m elevation: (1) Kissama National Park, on the outskirts of Luanda, coastal Luanda Province; (2) Bié Province, central Angola; and (3) Moxico Province in the east-central part of the country.  

Comment

In the Breviceps mossambicus group, previously confused with Breviceps adspersus according to the original publication, where not only the morphology was described, but also the advertisement call. 

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