Boophis tasymena Vences and Glaw, 2002

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

Boophis tasymena Vences and Glaw, 2002, Tropical Zool., 15: 155. Holotype: ZSM 1085/2001, by original designation. Type locality: "Andasibe, central-eastern Madagascar, 18° 56′ S, 48° 25′ E, ca. 900 m elevation).

Boophis (Boophis) tasymenaGlaw and Vences, 2006, Organisms Divers. Evol., 6: 242, by implication; Glaw and Vences, 2006, Organisms Divers. Evol., Electron. Suppl., 11(1): 1.

English Names

None noted.


Known only from Andasibe, Mantady, An'Ala, and Vohiparara, Madagascar.

Geographic Occurrence

Natural Resident: Madagascar

Endemic: Madagascar


In the Boophis rappiodes group according to the original publication. Glaw and Vences, 2007, Field Guide Amph. Rept. Madagascar, Ed. 3: 176-177, provided an account.

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