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Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Amphibia
Order: Anura
Family: Bufonidae
Genus: Nectophryne
Buchholz & Peters In Peters, 1875

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Nectophryne (African Tree Toads) is a small genus of true toads with only two species. They are native to western Africa - Nigeria, Cameroon, Gabon, northeastern Congo, Bioko and Equatorial Guinea. Nectophryne afra uses small bodies of water to lay its eggs which are then guarded by the male.


Binomial Name and Author Common Name
Nectophryne afra Buchholz & Peters in Peters, 1875 African Tree Toad
Nectophryne batesii Boulenger, 1913 Bates' Tree Toad

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