Aglyptodactylus securifer Glaw, Vences, and Böhme, 1998

Class: Amphibia > Order: Anura > Family: Mantellidae > Subfamily: Laliostominae > Genus: Aglyptodactylus > Species: Aglyptodactylus securifer

Aglyptodactylus securifer Glaw, Vences, and Böhme, 1998, Z. Zool. Syst. Evolutionsforsch., 36: 27. Holotype: ZFMK 59975. Holotype: "Kirindy Forest (20° 03′ S, 44° 39′ E); at less than 100 m above sea level, about 60 km north of Morondava, western Madagascar".

English Names

None noted.


Low elevation localites in western and northern Madgascar. 

Geographic Occurrence

Natural Resident: Madagascar

Endemic: Madagascar


Glaw and Vences, 2007, Field Guide Amph. Rept. Madagascar, Ed. 3: 182-183, provided an account. Köhler, Glaw, Pabijan, and Vences, 2015, Zootaxa, 4006: 416–418. 

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