Hyperolius minutissimus Schiøtz, 1975
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The most remarkable feature of this species is the minute size of the males which are no larger than newly metamorphosed H. pictus, a sympatric species. The species is not well known and in some respects resembles H. spinigularis. It is possible they belong to the same complex.
Distribution and Habitat
Country distribution from AmphibiaWeb's database: Tanzania, United Republic of
Life History, Abundance, Activity, and Special Behaviors
Schiøtz, A. (1999). Treefrogs of Africa. Edition Chimaira, Frankfurt am Main.
Originally submitted by: Arne Schiøtz (first posted 2001-01-29)
Edited by: Kellie Whittaker (2008-09-10)
Species Account Citation: AmphibiaWeb 2008 Hyperolius minutissimus <https://amphibiaweb.org/species/551> University of California, Berkeley, CA, USA. Accessed Sep 25, 2023.
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