Gephyromantis matsilo Vences, Köhler, Crottini, Hofreiter, Hutter, Du Preez, Preick, Rakotoarison, Rancilhac, Raselimanana, Rosa, Scherz, and Glaw, 2022

Class: Amphibia > Order: Anura > Family: Mantellidae > Subfamily: Mantellinae > Genus: Gephyromantis > Species: Gephyromantis matsilo

Gephyromantis (Laurentomantis) matsilo Vences, Köhler, Crottini, Hofreiter, Hutter, Du Preez, Preick, Rakotoarison, Rancilhac, Raselimanana, Rosa, Scherz, and Glaw, 2022, Vert. Zool., Senckenberg, 72: 292. Holotype: ZSM 711/2009 (field number ZCMV 7234), adult male, from campsite "Ambatoroma, S II" (a campsite in the Manompana – Befanjana Forest area, approximately at coordinates 16.66°S, 49.59°E; precise elevation unknown), Analanjirofo Region, eastern Madagascar". http://zoobank.org/55361232-0291-4652-80F3-B030F0A91FBB 

English Names

None noted. 

Distribution

Eastern Madagascar from Antaname and Befanjana in the north south to Beampona and Ambohitsara, 

Comment

Previously confused with Gephyromantis malagasius, according to the original publication, where molecular markers, comparative morphology, disribution, and advertisement call were detailed. 

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