Mountain rain frog

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Mountain rain frog
Cape Mountain Rain Frog - Breviceps montanus.jpg
Scientific classification edit
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Amphibia
Order: Anura
Family: Brevicipitidae
Genus: Breviceps
Species: B. montanus
Binomial name
Breviceps montanus
Power, 1926
Breviceps montanus map-fr.svg

The mountain rain frog (Breviceps montanus) is a species of frogs in the family Brevicipitidae.[2]

It is endemic to South Africa.

Its natural habitats are Mediterranean-type shrubby vegetation and plantations . It is threatened by habitat loss.[1]

Breviceps montanus


  1. ^ a b IUCN SSC Amphibian Specialist Group (2013). "Breviceps montanus". 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 montanus'". Amphibian Species of the World: an Online Reference. Version 5.6 (9 January 2013). Retrieved 30 November 2013.