© 2009 Dr. Peter Janzen (1 of 9)
Laurent has established two subspecies: (1) L. o. ocellatus. Head longer than wide. Distributed from central Cameroun to R. Congo and R. D. Congo west and north of the Congo River. (2) L. o. schiotzi Laurent 1973, with a shorter head relative to the width of the head. Apart from Laurent's original description it has not been treated in the literature. Distributed east and south of River Congo in R. D. Congo.
Distribution and Habitat
Country distribution from AmphibiaWeb's database: Cameroon, Congo, Congo, the Democratic Republic of the, Gabon
Life History, Abundance, Activity, and Special Behaviors
Schiøtz, A. (1999). Treefrogs of Africa. Edition Chimaira, Frankfurt am Main.
Written by Arne Schiøtz (arne AT schiotz.dk), *
First submitted 2001-01-31
Edited by Kellie Whittaker (2008-09-10)
Species Account Citation: AmphibiaWeb 2008 Leptopelis ocellatus <http://amphibiaweb.org/species/3665> University of California, Berkeley, CA, USA. Accessed Apr 24, 2019.
Feedback or comments about this page.
Citation: AmphibiaWeb. 2019. <http://amphibiaweb.org> University of California, Berkeley, CA, USA. Accessed 24 Apr 2019.
AmphibiaWeb's policy on data use.