Hildebrandtia (animal)

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Scientific classification e
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Amphibia
Order: Anura
Family: Ptychadenidae
Genus: Hildebrandtia
Nieden, 1907
Type species
Pyxicephalus ornatus
Peters, 1878

Hildebrandtia is a genus of frogs in the Ptychadenidae family.[1][2] They are distributed in tropical and subtropical Sub-Saharan Africa. The common name of this genus is Hildebrandt's burrowing frogs.[1]


There are three species in this genus:[1]


  1. ^ a b c Frost, Darrel R. (2014). "Hildebrandtia Nieden, 1907". Amphibian Species of the World: an Online Reference. Version 6.0. American Museum of Natural History. Retrieved 7 February 2014. 
  2. ^ "Hildebrandtia Nieden, 1907". Integrated Taxonomic Information System.