Phrynobatrachus kakamikro Schick, Zimkus, Channing, Köhler, and Lötters, 2010

Class: Amphibia > Order: Anura > Family: Phrynobatrachidae > Genus: Phrynobatrachus > Species: Phrynobatrachus kakamikro

Phrynobatrachus kakamikro Schick, Zimkus, Channing, Köhler, and Lötters, 2010, Salamandra, 46: 24. Holotype: NMKA/3924/2, by original designation. Type locality: "a temporary puddle at the border of the Kakamega Forest (00°2′ N, 34°5′ E; 1650 m a.s.l.), Western Province, Kenya".

English Names

Kakamega Puddle Frog (Channing and Rödel, 2019, Field Guide Frogs & Other Amph. Afr.: 306).

Distribution

Kakemega Forest, Western Province, Kenya, to Butare in Rwanda.

Comment

In species group B of Zimkus, Rödel, and Hillers, 2010, Mol. Phylogenet. Evol., 55: 883-900. Spawls, Wasonga, and Drewes, 2019, Amph. Kenya: 45, provided a photograph, range map, and brief characterization. Channing and Rödel, 2019, Field Guide Frogs & Other Amph. Afr.: 306–307, provided a brief account, photograph, and range map.

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