Sclerophrys danielae (Perret, 1977)

Class: Amphibia > Order: Anura > Family: Bufonidae > Genus: Sclerophrys > Species: Sclerophrys danielae

Bufo danielae Perret, 1977, Rev. Suisse Zool., 84: 238. Holotype: MHNG 1519.90, by original designation. Type locality: "Monogaga, [en forêt dense cotière de Sassandra,] Côte d'Ivoire".

Amietophrynus danielaeFrost, Grant, Faivovich, Bain, Haas, Haddad, de Sá, Channing, Wilkinson, Donnellan, Raxworthy, Campbell, Blotto, Moler, Drewes, Nussbaum, Lynch, Green, and Wheeler, 2006, Bull. Am. Mus. Nat. Hist., 297: 363.

Sclerophrys danielae  Ohler and Dubois, 2016, PeerJ, 4(e1553): 9. 

English Names

Ivory Coast Toad (Frank and Ramus, 1995, Compl. Guide Scient. Common Names Amph. Rept. World: 41).

Daniela's Toad (Channing and Rödel, 2019, Field Guide Frogs & Other Amph. Afr.: 60).


Known only from the vicinity of the type locality (Monogaga, Ivory Coast).

Geographic Occurrence

Natural Resident: Ivory Coast

Endemic: Ivory Coast


Bachmann, Hemmer, Konrad, and Maxson, 1980, Amphibia-Reptilia, 1: 173-183, discussed phylogenetic relationships and considered this species closely related to Bufo maculatus and Bufo pusillusChanning and Rödel, 2019, Field Guide Frogs & Other Amph. Afr.: 60–62, provided a brief account, photograph, and range map.

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