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

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

Stumpffia staffordi Köhler, Vences, D'Cruze, and Glaw, 2010, J. Zool., London, 282: 29. Holotype: ZSM 1667/2008, by original designation. Type locality: "large cave, 121° 19′ S, 49° 120′ E, c. 260 m a.s.l., Montagne des Français, Antsiranana Province, northern Madagascar".

Rhombophryne staffordi — 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 staffordi — 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. 

Distribution

Known only from the type locality, a large cave on top of the Montagne des Français, ca. 260 m elevation, Antsiranana Province, northern Madagascar.

Comment

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: 333–334.

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