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Hyperolius acuticeps
family: Hyperoliidae
 
Species Description: Channing et al. (2002) Cryptic species of sharp-nosed reed frogs in the Hyperolius nasutus complex: Advertisement call differences. African Zoology 37(1):91-99.

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Conservation Status (definitions)
IUCN (Red List) Status Least Concern (LC)
CITES No CITES Listing
Other International Status None
National Status None
Regional Status None

 

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Distribution and Habitat

Country distribution from AmphibiaWeb's database: Congo, Cote d'Ivoire, Ethiopia, Ghana, Kenya, Nigeria, Somalia, South Africa, Tanzania, United Republic of, Zambia, Zimbabwe

 

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Comments
This name has been proposed by Channing et al. (2002) for what is here treated under Hyperolius nasutus. See H. nasutus species account, and the discussion in Schiøtz (2006).

References

Channing, A., Moyer, D., and Burger, M. (2002). ''Cryptic species of sharp-nosed reed frogs in the Hyperolius nasutus complex: advertisement call differences.'' African Zoology, 37(1), 91-99.

Schiøtz, A. (2006). ''Reflections on the Hyperolius nasutus group.'' Alytes, 24(1-4), 61-71.



Written by Arne Schiøtz (arne AT schiotz.dk), *
First submitted 2008-03-01
Edited by Kellie Whittaker (2008-06-10)

Species Account Citation: AmphibiaWeb 2008 Hyperolius acuticeps <http://amphibiaweb.org/species/6329> University of California, Berkeley, CA, USA. Accessed Oct 21, 2017.



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