Heterixalus punctatus Glaw and Vences, 1994

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

Heterixalus punctatus Glaw and Vences, 1994, Fieldguide Amph. Rept. Madagascar, Ed. 2: 78. Holotype: ZFMK 57413, by original designation. Type locality: ""a small artificial lake near the bifurcation of the road to Andasibe from the RN2, central eastern Madagascar".

English Names

None noted.


Swamps in Andasibe, Nosy Boraha, Antalaha, and Sambava, Madagascar; elevations from 0-900 m.

Geographic Occurrence

Natural Resident: Madagascar

Endemic: Madagascar


Glaw and Vences, 2007, Field Guide Amph. Rept. Madagascar, Ed. 3: 102, provided an account.

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