Hyperolius raymondi Conradie, Branch, and Tolley, 2013

Class: Amphibia > Order: Anura > Family: Hyperoliidae > Subfamily: Hyperoliinae > Genus: Hyperolius > Species: Hyperolius raymondi

Hyperolius raymondi Conradie, Branch, and Tolley, 2013, Zootaxa, 3635: 214. Holotype: PEM A10049, by original designation. Type locality: "from a dambo near the expedition base camp, Lagoa Carumbo, Lunda Norte Province, Angola (7°44’39.2” S; 19°57’16.8” E, 0719DB, 813 m above sea level)". 

English Names

Raymond's Reed Frog (original publication). 


Three localities in northeastern Angola (Lunda Norte Province), expected to occur more widely, likely into adjacent Dem. Rep. Congo. 


Confused with Hyperolius cinereus prior to its naming according to the original publication. Marques, Ceríaco, Blackburn, and Bauer, 2018, Proc. California Acad. Sci., Ser. 4, 65 (Suppl. II): 113, provided a map and brief account for Angola. Channing and Rödel, 2019, Field Guide Frogs & Other Amph. Afr.: 206–207, provided a brief account, photograph, and range map.  

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