Kachalola Reed Frog
© 2008 Arne Schiotz (1 of 2)
H. kachalolae is similar to H. argus, but there are a number of differences. It is smaller, with a larger gular flap, more reduced webbing, different colour of the extended gular sac and a different female coloration. The voice is also different.
Distribution and Habitat
Country distribution from AmphibiaWeb's database: Malawi, Zambia
Life History, Abundance, Activity, and Special Behaviors
Schiøtz, A. (1999). Treefrogs of Africa. Edition Chimaira, Frankfurt am Main.
Schiøtz, A. and Von Daele, P. (2003). ''Notes on the treefrogs of the North-Western Province, Zambia.'' Alytes, 20(3-4), 137-149.
Written by Arne Schiøtz (arne AT schiotz.dk), *
First submitted 2001-01-29
Edited by Kellie Whittaker (2008-09-12)
Species Account Citation: AmphibiaWeb 2008 Hyperolius kachalolae: Kachalola Reed Frog <http://amphibiaweb.org/species/538> University of California, Berkeley, CA, USA. Accessed Feb 19, 2019.
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