Xenopus itombwensis
Itombe Massif Clawed Frog
family: Pipidae
Species Description: Evans BJ, Carter TF, Tobias ML, Kelley DB, Hanner R, Tinsley RC 2008 A new species of clawed frog (genus Xenopus) from the Itwombe Massif, Democratic Repubolic of the Congo: impications for DNA barcodes and biodiversity conservation. Zootaxa 1780:55-68.

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Conservation Status (definitions)
IUCN (Red List) Status Endangered (EN)
Other International Status None
National Status None
Regional Status None

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



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Red List Status

Endangered (EN)



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