Heterixalus andrakata Glaw and Vences, 1991

Class: Amphibia > Order: Anura > Family: Hyperoliidae > Subfamily: Hyperoliinae > Genus: Heterixalus > Species: Heterixalus andrakata

Heterixalus andrakata Glaw and Vences, 1991, Acta Biol. Benrodis, 3: 198. Holotype: ZFMK 52556, by original designation. Type locality: "Andrakata (on der Strasse zwischen Sambava und Andapa) NO-Madagaskar".

English Names

Andrakata Reed Frog (Frank and Ramus, 1995, Compl. Guide Scient. Common Names Amph. Rept. World: 66).


Northern and northeastern Madagascar.

Geographic Occurrence

Natural Resident: Madagascar

Endemic: Madagascar


Glaw and Vences, 2007, Field Guide Amph. Rept. Madagascar, Ed. 3: 104, provided an account.

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