Whistling rain frog

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Whistling rain frog
Scientific classification e
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Amphibia
Order: Anura
Family: Brevicipitidae
Genus: Breviceps
Species: B. sopranus
Binomial name
Breviceps sopranus
Minter, 2003

The whistling rain frog (Breviceps sopranus) is a species of frogs in the family Brevicipitidae.[2] It is found in South Africa, Swaziland, and possibly Mozambique. Its natural habitats are temperate forests, dry savanna, moist savanna, and sandy shores. It is threatened by habitat loss.[1]


  1. ^ a b IUCN SSC Amphibian Specialist Group (2013). "Breviceps sopranus". IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2013.2. International Union for Conservation of Nature. Retrieved 30 November 2013. 
  2. ^ Frost, Darrel R. (2013). "Names described as 'Breviceps sopranus'". Amphibian Species of the World: an Online Reference. Version 5.6 (9 January 2013). Retrieved 30 November 2013.