Leptopelis anchietae
family: Arthroleptidae

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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


A little-known Leptopelis from Angola. Dorsum brown. Sides of head and body darker, well delimited from the lighter back. Limbs brown with white spots. Males with pectoral glands. This species is, according to Perret, similar to L. nordequatorialis and L. oryi although the latter lacks pectoral glands.

Distribution and Habitat

Country distribution from AmphibiaWeb's database: Angola

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Known from Angola.

This account was taken from "Treefrogs of Africa" by Arne Schiøtz with kind permission from Edition Chimaira publishers, Frankfurt am Main.


Schiøtz, A. (1999). Treefrogs of Africa. Edition Chimaira, Frankfurt am Main.

Written by Arne Schiøtz (arne AT, *
First submitted 2001-02-12
Edited by Kellie Whittaker (2008-09-10)

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