Paradoxophyla tiarano Andreone, Aprea, Odierna, and Vences, 2006

Class: Amphibia > Order: Anura > Family: Microhylidae > Subfamily: Scaphiophryninae > Genus: Paradoxophyla > Species: Paradoxophyla tiarano

Paradoxophyla tiarano Andreone, Aprea, Odierna, and Vences, 2006, Acta Herpetol., Firenze, 1: 17. Holotype: MRSN A2498, by original designation. Type locality: "Masoala Peninsula, Campsite 5 (locally known as Menamalona), Fivondronana, Antsiranana Faritany (Diégo Suarez Province), 15° 22.87′ S, 49° 59.27′ E, 780 m", Madagascar.

English Names

None noted.


Masoala rainforest, Diégo Suarez Province, northeastern Madagascar.

Geographic Occurrence

Natural Resident: Madagascar

Endemic: Madagascar


See brief account by Glaw and Vences, 2007, Field Guide Amph. Rept. Madagascar, Ed. 3: 108.

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