Poyntonophrynus dombensis

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Poyntonophrynus dombensis
Scientific classification e
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Amphibia
Order: Anura
Family: Bufonidae
Genus: Poyntonophrynus
Species: P. dombensis
Binomial name
Poyntonophrynus dombensis
(Bocage, 1895)
Synonyms

Bufo dombensis Bocage, 1895

Poyntonophrynus dombensis (common name: Dombe toad or Dombe pygmy toad) is a species of toad in the family Bufonidae. It is found in southwestern Angola and northwestern Namibia.[2]

Poyntonophrynus dombensis live in arid grassland areas with rock outcrops. It breeds in small, temporary streams and (presumably) pools. It is very common in suitable habitat and is facing no threats.[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b IUCN SSC Amphibian Specialist Group (2013). "Poyntonophrynus dombensis". IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2014.3. International Union for Conservation of Nature. Retrieved 1 January 2015. 
  2. ^ Frost, Darrel R. (2014). "Poyntonophrynus dombensis (Bocage, 1895)". Amphibian Species of the World: an Online Reference. Version 6.0. American Museum of Natural History. Retrieved 1 January 2015.