Gephyromantis ranjomavo Glaw and Vences, 2011

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

Gephyromantis (Laurentomantis) ranjomavo Glaw and Vences, 2011, Spixiana, München, 34: 122. Holotype: ZSM 222/2005, by original designation. Type locality: "Camp Simpona (14°2 6.199′ S, 49° 44.601′ E, 1326 m above sea level), Marojejy National Park, northeastern Madagascar".

English Names

None noted.


Known only from the type locality (Camp Simpona, Marojejy National Park, northeastern Madagascar, 1326 m elevation.


This species has been addressed before as Gephyromantis spec. aff. horridus "Marojejy" by Glaw and Vences, 2007, Field Guide Amph. Rept. Madagascar, Ed. 3, and as confirmed candidate species Gephyromantis spec. 11 by Vieites, Wollenberg, Andreone, Köhler, Glaw, and Vences, 2009, Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. USA, 106: 8267-8272.

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