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Hyperolius lucani
family: Hyperoliidae
Conservation Status (definitions)
IUCN (Red List) Status Data Deficient (DD)
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: Angola

 

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Comments
Nomen dubium. The taxonomic validity of this species is questionable. The type is known only from the (untraceable) type locality of "Locam Landana dictum, in frondibus Borassorum", Cabinda, Angola (de Rochebrune 1885). Hyperolius lucani is probably a synonym of Hyperolius ocellatus.

References

de Rochebrune, A. T. (1885). ''Vertebratorum novorum vel minus cognitorum orae Africae occidentalis incolarum. Diagnoses. (Ser.7).'' Bull. Soc. Philomath. Paris., 9, 86-99.



Written by Arne Schi√łtz (arne AT schiotz.dk), *
First submitted 2008-03-02

Species Account Citation: AmphibiaWeb 2008 Hyperolius lucani <http://amphibiaweb.org/species/548> University of California, Berkeley, CA, USA. Accessed Oct 22, 2017.



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