Ptychadena doro Goutte, Reyes-Velasco, Freilich, Kassie, and Boissinot, 2021

Class: Amphibia > Order: Anura > Family: Ptychadenidae > Genus: Ptychadena > Species: Ptychadena doro

Ptychadena doro Goutte, Reyes-Velasco, Freilich, Kassie, and Boissinot, 2021, ZooKeys, 1016: 123. Holotype: Sandra Goutte 328, by original designation. Type locality: "between Dembi and Gechi, Oromia, Ethiopia (8.2195°N, 36.446°E, 2064 m a.s.l.)". http://zoobank.org/CA0740EE-5B73-479B-8202-E61F1C29788A 

English Names

None noted. 

Distribution

Restricted to mid-elevations (1654 to 2318 m elevation), west of the Great Rift Valley in Ethiopia; easternmost populations around Jimma and south of Bedele; also collected west of Metu and between Metu and Tippi.  

Comment

See the original publicatoin, Goutte, Reyes-Velasco, Freilich, Kassie, and Boissinot, 2021, ZooKeys, 1016: 77–141, for detailed account, phylogenetic placement, morphometrics, advertisement call, habitat, and placement in their Ptychadena neumanni group of the Ptychadena neumanni complex.

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