Ptychadena arnei

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Ptychadena arnei
Scientific classification edit
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Amphibia
Order: Anura
Family: Ptychadenidae
Genus: Ptychadena
P. arnei
Binomial name
Ptychadena arnei
Perret, 1997
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Ptychadena arnei distribution

Ptychadena arnei is a species of frog in the Ptychadenidae family. It is found in Ivory Coast, Guinea, Senegal, Sierra Leone, possibly Guinea-Bissau, and possibly Liberia. Its natural habitats are subtropical or tropical moist lowland forests, moist savanna, swamps, intermittent freshwater lakes, freshwater marshes, and heavily degraded former forest.


  • Perret, J.-L. (1997), "Description de Ptychadena arnei n. sp. (Amphibia, Ptychadenidae), une espèce méconnue d'Afrique occidentale", Bulletin de la Société Neuchâteloise des Sciences Naturelles, 120: 77–86, ISSN 0366-3469
  • Rödel, M.-O. & Ohler, A. 2004. Ptychadena arnei. 2006 IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Downloaded on 23 July 2007.