Frog Atlas of Southern Africa

Record details

FrogMAP:   3170
Province:   Limpopo
Country:   South Africa
Locus:   2229DC
Observer:   van Huyssteen Ryan
Date of record:   2014-11-11
Number of photos:   1
Last updated:   2020-03-31 18:24:26
Sp. code:   780
Species name:   Ptychadena anchietae   [Species text]
Common name:   Plain Grass Frog
Family:   Ptychadenidae
Record status:   ACCEPTED
Collector's species id:   Strongylopis grayii
Institution:   ADU-UCT
Record URL:
VM-number: 3170 - photo: 1

Comments by the Expert Panel on this record:

Comment number:   1
By:   Allison Sharp
Comment:   Stream frogs have a smaller tympanum and a longer long toe...and species level ID based on thigh pattern visible
Date:   2015-02-20 10:16:57
Species name:   Ptychadena anchietae -- Plain Grass Frog
Species code:   780

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