Frog Atlas of Southern Africa

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FrogMAP:   1521
Province:   Northern Cape
Country:   South Africa
Locus:   2822CB
Observer:   Jessnitz Richard
Date of record:   2013-12-19
Number of photos:   3
Notes:   Although the vocal sac was expanded, this little chap wasn't calling.
Last updated:   2013-12-23 00:17:01
Sp. code:   1245
Species name:   Tomopterna sp.   [Species text]
Common name:  
Family:   Pyxicephalidae
Record status:   ACCEPTED
Collector's species id:   Tomopterna sp.
Institution:   ADU-UCT
Record URL:   http://vmus.adu.org.za/?vm=FrogMAP-1521
VM-number: 1521 - photo: 1
VM-number: 1521 - photo: 2
VM-number: 1521 - photo: 3

Comments by the Expert Panel on this record:

Comment number:   1
By:   Allison Sharp
Comment:   Either T. cryptotis or T. tandyi...only distinguishable by call. Hopefully he will build up the courage for next time :)
Date:   2013-12-23 00:17:01
Species name:   Tomopterna sp.
Species code:   1245

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