Xenopus wittei
family: Pipidae

  hear call (235.2K WAV file)

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Country distribution from AmphibiaWeb's database: Congo, the Democratic Republic of the, Rwanda, Uganda

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Conservation Status (definitions)
IUCN (Red List) Status Least Concern (LC)
See IUCN account.
Other International Status None
National Status None
Regional Status None


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From the Encyclopedia of Life account:


Xenopus wittei tested positive for Batrachochytrium dendrobatidis (fungus that causes chytridiomycosis) in western Uganda's Kibale National Park (Goldberg et al., 2007).

Author: Bergmann, Travis