Stumpffia be Köhler, Vences, D'Cruze, and Glaw, 2010

Class: Amphibia > Order: Anura > Family: Microhylidae > Subfamily: Cophylinae > Genus: Stumpffia > Species: Stumpffia be

Stumpffia be Köhler, Vences, D'Cruze, and Glaw, 2010, J. Zool., London, 282: 26. Holotype: ZSM 1668/2008, by original designation. Type locality: "edge of the river below the ‘Point de Vue Petit Tsingy’, 121° 57′ S, 49° 107′ E, c. 90 m a.s.l., Ankarana Special Reserve, Antsiranana Province, northern Madagascar".

Rhombophryne be — Peloso, Frost, Richards, Rodrigues, Donnellan, Matsui, Raxworthy, Biju, Lemmon, Lemmon, and Wheeler, 2016, Cladistics, 32: 140; Peloso, Raxworthy, Wheeler, and Frost, 2017, Mol. Phylogenet. Evol., 111: 63; Dubois, Ohler, and Pyron, 2021, Megataxa, 5: 417. 

Stumpffia be — Scherz, Vences, Rakotoarison, Andreone, Köhler, Glaw, and Crottini, 2016, Mol. Phylogenet. Evol., 100: 375; Tu, Yang, Liang, and Zhang, 2018, Mol. Phylogenet. Evol., 126: 87. 

English Names

None noted. 


Known only from the type locality in Ankarana National Park on the eastern side of the Ankarana Massif, Antsiranana Province, northern Madagascar.

Geographic Occurrence

Natural Resident: Madagascar

Endemic: Madagascar


The advertisement call was reported by Lattenkamp, Mandák, and Scherz, 2016, Zootaxa, 4205: 483–485. See account by Rakotoarison, Scherz, Glaw, Köhler, Andreone, Franzen, Glos, Hawlitschek, Jono, Mori, Ndriantsoa, Raminosoa, Riemann, Rödel, Rosa, Vieites, Crottini, and Vences, 2017, Vert. Zool., Senckenberg, 67: 330–331. 

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