Amphibian, African Frogs, Ranidae, Schoutedenella schubotzi, Kivu Dwarf Litter Frog

Family: Ranidae

Scientific Name: Schoutedenella schubotzi

Common Name: Kivu Dwarf Litter Frog

Description: Most remarkable in that the third finger of breeding males attains great length - more than ½ snout-vent length in some species. Color and pattern quite variable.

Difference in Sex:

Habitat: Albertine Rift from northern shores Lake Tanganyika, to northern Kivu, Rwanda, Burundi, western Uganda, undergrowth, leaf-litter species in wet montane forest environments.




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Credits: Robert C. Drewes, PhD. Department of Herpetology. California Academy of Sciences.