Frog Atlas of Southern Africa

Record details

FrogMAP:   257
Province:   KwaZulu-Natal
Country:   South Africa
Locus:   2930DB
Observer:   Dickinson R
Date of record:   2010-04-19
Number of photos:   3
Notes:   Rescued from the municipal contractors laying water pipes and then after taking pics released in the conservancy over the road.
Last updated:   2020-12-03 13:24:52
Sp. code:   540
Species name:   Hemisus guttatus   [Species text]
Common name:   Spotted Shovel-nosed Frog
Family:   Hemisotidae
Record status:   ACCEPTED
Collector's species id:   Hemisus guttatus
Institution:   ADU-UCT
Record URL:
VM-number: 257 - photo: 1
VM-number: 257 - photo: 2
VM-number: 257 - photo: 3

Comments by the Expert Panel on this record:

Comment number:   1
By:   James Harvey
Date:   2012-04-26 07:54:38
Species name:   Hemisus guttatus -- Spotted Shovel-nosed Frog
Species code:   540

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