Frog Atlas of Southern Africa

Record details

FrogMAP:   7890
Province:   Cabo Delgado
Country:   Mozambique
Locus:   1040CD
Observer:   Luke Verburgt; Ursula Verburgt; Enviro-Insight
Date of record:   2011-10-14
Number of photos:   1
Last updated:   2018-12-10 17:06:48
Sp. code:   740
Species name:   Phrynobatrachus natalensis   [Species text]
Common name:   Snoring Puddle Frog
Family:   Phrynobatrachidae
Record status:   ACCEPTED
Collector's species id:   Phrynobatrachus natalensis
Institution:   Enviro-Insight
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VM-number: 7890 - photo: 1

Comments by the Expert Panel on this record:

Comment number:   1
By:   Luke Verburgt
Comment:   Re-looking at this I I made an error in my initial ID
Date:   2017-12-07 08:28:41
Species name:   Phrynobatrachus acridoides -- East African Puddle Frog
Species code:   720
Comment number:   2
By:   Luke Verburgt
Comment:   Phrynobatrachus natalensis
Date:   2017-12-07 10:54:56
Species name:  
Species code:   0
Comment number:   3
By:   Darren Pietersen
Comment:   The 'parotid glands' aren't elongated enough for P. acridoides, thus I agree with your initial ID.
Date:   2018-12-10 17:06:48
Species name:   Phrynobatrachus natalensis -- Snoring Puddle Frog
Species code:   740

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