Stumpffia froschaueri Crottini, Rosa, Penny, Cocca, Holderied, and Andreone:, 2020

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

Stumpffia froschaueri Crottini, Rosa, Penny, Cocca, Holderied, and Andreone, 2020, ZooKeys, 933: 149. Holotype: ZSM 169/2019, by original designation. Type locality: "Anketsakely (Anabohazo Forest, Sahamalaza Peninsula, north-western Madagascar), -14.324712S, 47.910740E; ca 169 m a.s.l., fragment of dry littoral forest included in the buffer zone of the UNESCO Sahamalaza – Îles Radama Biosphere Reserve". 

English Names

None noted. 


Apparently restricted to three forest blocks in northwestern Madagascar, embedded in a matrix of highly degraded habitat: 1) Anketsakely (within Anabohazo Forest block), 2) Ankarafa Forest, and 3) Angorony Forest. 

Geographic Occurrence

Natural Resident: Madagascar

Endemic: Madagascar

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