Phrynobatrachus ungujae Pickersgill, 2007

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

Phrynobatrachus ungujae Pickersgill, 2007, Frog Search: 261. Holotype: LIVM 1998.46.34, by original designation. Type locality: "Jozani Forest, Tanzania".

English Names

Unguja Puddle Frog (Spawls, Wasonga, and Drewes, 2019, Amph. Kenya: 47).

Distribution

Arabuko-Sokoke Forest, Kenya, and Jozani Forest on Unguja Island, Zanzibar, Tanzania.

Comment

Confused with Phrynobatrachus ukingensis prior to its naming according to the original publication. Frétey, 2008, Alytes, 25: 99-172, summarized the literature. In species group B of Zimkus, Rödel, and Hillers, 2010, Mol. Phylogenet. Evol., 55: 883-900. Spawls, Wasonga, and Drewes, 2019, Amph. Kenya: 47, provided a photograph, range map, and brief characterization. Channing and Rödel, 2019, Field Guide Frogs & Other Amph. Afr.: 296–297, provided a brief account, photograph, and range map. Channing and Rödel, 2019, Field Guide Frogs & Other Amph. Afr.: 296–297, provided a brief account, photograph, and range map.

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