Rhombophryne diadema Scherz, Hawlitschek, Andreone, Rakotoarison, Vences, and Glaw, 2017

Class: Amphibia > Order: Anura > Family: Microhylidae > Subfamily: Cophylinae > Genus: Rhombophryne > Species: Rhombophryne diadema

Rhombophryne diadema Scherz, Hawlitschek, Andreone, Rakotoarison, Vences, and Glaw, 2017, Zootaxa, 4273: 318. Holotype: ZSM 1629/2012, by original designation. Type locality: "Sorata Massif at 13.6817°S, 49.4411°E, at 1339 m a.s.l., in the Sava Region, northeastern Madagascar". http://zoobank.org/urn:lsid:zoobank.org:pub:4D576A21-DA71-41C2-9408-96BB24B9CFD

English Names

Diadem Saw-browed Diamond Frog (original publication). 


Known only from high elevations (1339–1407 m) in the forest of the Sorata Massif in northern Madagascar. 


 In the Rhombophryne serratopalpebrosa species group of Belluardo, Scherz, Santos, Andreone, Antonelli, Glaw, Muñoz-Pajares, Randrianirina, Raselimanana, Vences, and Crottini, 2022, Syst. Biodiversity, 20 (1: 2039320): 1–13.

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