Boophis calcaratus Vallan, Vences, and Glaw, 2010

Class: Amphibia > Order: Anura > Family: Mantellidae > Subfamily: Boophinae > Genus: Boophis > Species: Boophis calcaratus

Boophis (Sahona) calcaratus Vallan, Vences, and Glaw, 2010, Amphibia-Reptilia, 31: 3. Holotype: NMBE 1033824, by original designation. Type locality: "Ambavaniasy (18°55.647′S, 48°31.397′E, about 800 m above sea level), central eastern Madagascar".

English Names

None noted.


Known only from two localities in central eastern Madagascar (Ambavaniasy and close to Ambodifototra, in the southern part of Nosy Boraha

Geographic Occurrence

Natural Resident: Madagascar

Endemic: Madagascar


Rosa and Andreone, 2010, Zootaxa, 2426: 61-64, discussed call parameters.

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