Boophis tsilomaro Vences, Andreone, Glos, and Glaw, 2010

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

Boophis tsilomaro Vences, Andreone, Glos, and Glaw, 2010, Zootaxa, 2544: 59. Holotype: MRSN A-2002, by original designation. Type locality: "Berara Forest (Sahamalaza Peninsula, north-western Madagascar), 14°818.55′S and 47°854.92′E, 170 m a.s.l., Mahajanga Province, Analalava Fivondronana, Ambolobozo Firaisana and western part of the Befotaka Firaisana".

English Names

None noted.


Known only from the Berara Forest, Sahamalaza Peninsula, north-western Madagascar.

Geographic Occurrence

Natural Resident: Madagascar

Endemic: Madagascar


In the Boophis albilabris group, most similar to Boophis occidentalis and previously confused with it, according to the original publication.

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