A tree frog from Tanzania

Main report: New endemic treefrog species from Ruvu South Forest Reserve, Tanzania
(Christopher Barratt Blog)
Other Reporting: IUCN Red List of Threatened Species, Xinhuanet
Scientific Paper: Herpetological Journal   
New Taxa: Hyperolius ruvuensis
Common Name: spiny-throated reed frog
Species named for: Ruvu South Forest Reserve, Tanzania
Categories: Amphibians | New Species
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A new, narrowly distributed, and critically endangered species of spiny-throated reed frog from a highly threatened coastal forest reserve in Tanzania is described.

Hyperolius ruvuensis. Photo: Chris Barret

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