Boophis madagascariensis

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Boophis madagascariensis
Madagascar bright-eyed frog (Boophis madagascariensis) Ranomafana.jpg
Ranomafana National Park
Scientific classification edit
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Amphibia
Order: Anura
Family: Mantellidae
Genus: Boophis
B. madagascariensis
Binomial name
Boophis madagascariensis
(Peters, 1874)
juvenile, Ranomafana NP

Boophis madagascariensis is a species of frog in the family Mantellidae. It is endemic to Madagascar.[1] Its natural habitats are subtropical or tropical moist lowland forests, subtropical or tropical moist montane forests, rivers, freshwater marshes, intermittent freshwater marshes, and heavily degraded former forest. It is threatened by habitat loss.


  1. ^ Glaw, Frank; Vences, Miguel (2007). A Field Guide to the Amphibians and Reptiles of Madagascar (3rd ed.). Cologne, Germany: Vences & Glaw Verlags. ISBN 978-3929449037.