Hyperolius pardalis Laurent, 1948
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This species is similar to H. bolifambae, from which it differs by the more numerous dorsal spots, and larger gular flap. It is also very close to H. steindachneri, of which it is often regarded as a subspecies.
The tadpole has the typical shape and tooth formula for the genus.
Distribution and Habitat
Country distribution from AmphibiaWeb's database: Cameroon, Central African Republic, Congo, Congo, the Democratic Republic of the, Gabon
Life History, Abundance, Activity, and Special Behaviors
This account was taken from "Treefrogs of Africa" by Arne Schiøtz with kind permission from Edition Chimaira publishers, Frankfurt am Main.
Schiøtz, A. (1999). Treefrogs of Africa. Edition Chimaira, Frankfurt am Main.
Originally submitted by: Arne Schiøtz (first posted 2001-01-10)
Edited by: Kellie Whittaker (2008-09-10)
Species Account Citation: AmphibiaWeb 2008 Hyperolius pardalis <https://amphibiaweb.org/species/560> University of California, Berkeley, CA, USA. Accessed Sep 21, 2023.
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