Ptychadena nilotica
family: Ptychadenidae
Species Description: Revalidation of the species described by Seetzen 1855. Dehling JM, Sinsch U 2013 Diversity of ridged frogs (Anura: Ptychadenidae, Ptychadena spp.) in wetlands of the upper Nile in Rwanda: morpholgical, bioacoustic, and molecular evidence. Zool. Anz. 253: 143-157.

© 2018 Mauro Teixeira Jr (1 of 2)
Conservation Status (definitions)
IUCN (Red List) Status Least Concern (LC)
Other International Status None
National Status None
Regional Status None

Country distribution from AmphibiaWeb's database: Burundi, Egypt, Kenya, Rwanda, South Sudan, Sudan, Tanzania, United Republic of, Uganda



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Least Concern (LC)



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