Laurentophryne parkeri (Laurent, 1950)

Class: Amphibia > Order: Anura > Family: Bufonidae > Genus: Laurentophryne > Species: Laurentophryne parkeri

Wolterstorffina parkeri Laurent, 1950, Rev. Zool. Bot. Afr., 44: 3. Holotype: MRAC unnumbered, by original designation. Type locality: "Kiandjo (Alt. 1.850-1.950 m.), Territoire de Mwenga, Kivu", Dem. Rep. Congo.

Laurentophryne parkeriTihen, 1960, Copeia, 1960: 226.

English Names

Parker’s Tree Toad (Frank and Ramus, 1995, Compl. Guide Scient. Common Names Amph. Rept. World: 44).


Known from the type locality Kiandjo and nearby Mwana, Kivu, Dem. Rep. Congo. 

Geographic Occurrence

Natural Resident: Congo, Democratic Republic of the

Endemic: Congo, Democratic Republic of the


 Channing and Rödel, 2019, Field Guide Frogs & Other Amph. Afr.: 96–97, provided a brief account, photograph, and range map.

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