Gephyromantis zavona (Vences, Andreone, Glaw, and Randrianirina, 2003)

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

Mantidactylus (Phylacomantis) zavona Vences, Andreone, Glaw, and Randrianirina, 2003, Afr. Zool., 38: 71. Holotype: ZSM 648/2001, by original designation. Type locality: "Antsahamarana (14° 02' 42" S, 48° 47' 02" E; c. 1100 m above sea level) in the Manarikoba Forest, Réserve Naturelle Intégrale de Tsaratanana, central northern Madagascar".

Gephyromantis zavonaVences and Glaw, 2006, in Vences et al. (eds.), Calls Frogs Madagascar: 20.

Gephyromantis (Duboimantis) zavonaGlaw 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.


Northwestern Madagascar at Manongarivo and Tsaratanana.

Geographic Occurrence

Natural Resident: Madagascar

Endemic: Madagascar


Glaw and Vences, 2007, Field Guide Amph. Rept. Madagascar, Ed. 3: 226-227, provided an account.

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