Cophyla laeta (Rakotoarison, Scherz, Köhler, Ratsoavina, Hawlitschek, Megson, Vences, and Glaw, 2020)

Class: Amphibia > Order: Anura > Family: Microhylidae > Subfamily: Cophylinae > Genus: Cophyla > Species: Cophyla laeta

Platypelis laetus Rakotoarison, Scherz, Köhler, Ratsoavina, Hawlitschek, Megson, Vences, and Glaw, 2020, Zoosyst. Evol., Berlin, 96: 267. Holotype: ZSM 5652/2012, by original designation. Type locality: "Sorata Massif (near 13.6817S, 49.4411E, 1339 m a.s.l.), northern Madagascar". http://zoobank.org/80E35235-9E39-48EC-ACB0-525952C098BC 

Cophyla laeta — Here (5 June 2020). See comment under Cophyla noting the phylogenetic justification for this change. 

English Names

None noted. 

Distribution

Known only from the Sorata Massif, northern Madagascar, at elevations of 1339‒1541 m. 

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