Nectophryne

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

See table.

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.

Species[edit]

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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