Gephyromantis moseri (Glaw and Vences, 2002)

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

Mantidactylus (Phylacomantis) moseri Glaw and Vences, 2002, J. Herpetol., 36: 373. Holotype: ZSM 935/2000, by original designation. Type locality: "Andasibe (18° 55′ 3″ S, 48° 25′ 22″ E; approximately 850 m above sea level", Madagascar.

Gephyromantis moseriVences and Glaw, 2006, in Vences et al. (eds.), Calls Frogs Madagascar: 19.

Gephyromantis (Duboimantis) moseriGlaw and Vences, 2006, Organisms Divers. Evol., 6: 244, by implication; Glaw and Vences, 2006, Organisms Divers. Evol., Electron. Suppl., 11(1): 2.

English Names

None noted.


Known reliably only from the type locality (Andasibe, northeastern Madagascar).

Geographic Occurrence

Natural Resident: Madagascar

Endemic: Madagascar


Similar to Mantidactylus cornutus and in the Mantidactylus granulatus group according to the original publication. Glaw and Vences, 2007, Field Guide Amph. Rept. Madagascar, Ed. 3: 224-225, provided an account.

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