Leptopelis ocellatus (Mocquard, 1902)
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Laurent has established two subspecies: (1) L. o. ocellatus. Head longer than wide. Distributed from central Cameroun to R. Congo and R. D. Congo west and north of the Congo River. (2) L. o. schiotzi Laurent 1973, with a shorter head relative to the width of the head. Apart from Laurent's original description it has not been treated in the literature. Distributed east and south of River Congo in R. D. Congo.
Distribution and Habitat
Country distribution from AmphibiaWeb's database: Cameroon, Congo, Congo, the Democratic Republic of the, Gabon
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 2001-01-31)
Edited by: Kellie Whittaker (2008-09-10)
Species Account Citation: AmphibiaWeb 2008 Leptopelis ocellatus <https://amphibiaweb.org/species/3665> University of California, Berkeley, CA, USA. Accessed Sep 25, 2023.
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