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Malolotja Nature Reserve - Amphibians Checklist

(Information from "A Checklist of the Amphibians and Reptiles of Malolotja Nature Reserve", by Richard C. Boycott, 1993.)


Pipidae (Tongueless frogs)

   Xenopus laevis  (Daudin, 1802)
   (Common Platanna)
   (SiSwati: siphata)
   Southern African Red Data Status: Least Concern

Heleophrynidae (Ghost frogs)

   Hadromophryne natalensis  Hewitt, 1913
   (Natal Ghost Frog)
   Southern African Red Data Status: Least Concern

Bufonidae (Typical toads)

   Schismaderma carens  (Smith, 1848)
   (Red Toad)
   (SiSwati: sigogodvolo)
   Southern African Red Data Status: Least Concern

   Sclerophrys capensis  Hewitt, 1935
   (Raucous toad)
   (SiSwati: sigogodvolo)
   Southern African Red Data Status: Least Concern

   Sclerophrys pusilla  Hallowell, 1854
   (Flat-backed toad)
   Southern African Red Data Status: Least Concern

   Sclerophrys gutturalis  Power, 1929
   (Guttural toad)
   (SiSwati: sigogodvolo)
   Southern African Red Data Status: Least Concern

Microhylidae (Rain frogs)

   Breviceps adspersus pentheri Werner, 1899
   (Rain frog)
   (SiSwati: sinana)

   Breviceps adspersus  Peters, 1882
   (Bushveld Rain Frog)
   Southern African Red Data Status: Least Concern

Ptychadenidae (Ridged frogs)

   Ptychadena porosissima  (Steindachner, 1867)
   (Striped Grass Frog)
   Southern African Red Data Status: Least Concern

   Ptychadena oxyrhynchus  (Smith, 1849)
   (Sharpnosed Grass Frog)
   Southern African Red Data Status: Least Concern

Phrynobatrachidae (Puddle frogs)

   Phrynobatrachus mababiensis  FitzSimons, 1932
   (Dwarf Puddle Frog)
   Southern African Red Data Status: Least Concern

Pyxicephalidae (Cacosternines)

   Strongylopus grayii  (Smith, 1849)
   (Clicking Stream Frog)
   Southern African Red Data Status: Least Concern

   Amietia delalandii  (Duméril and Bibron, 1841)
   ( Delalande's River Frog)
   (SiSwati: lishele)
   Southern African Red Data Status: Least Concern

   Cacosternum parvum  Poynton, 1963
   (Mountain Caco)
   Southern African Red Data Status: Least Concern

   Cacosternum nanum  Boulenger, 1887
   (Bronze Caco)
   Southern African Red Data Status: Least Concern

   Cacosternum boettgeri  (Boulenger, 1882)
   (Common Caco)
   Southern African Red Data Status: Least Concern

   Tomopterna natalensis  (Smith, 1849)
   (Knocking Sand Frog)
   Southern African Red Data Status: Least Concern

   Strongylopus fasciatus  (Smith, 1849)
   (Striped Stream Frog)
   Southern African Red Data Status: Least Concern

Hyperoliidae (Reed and running frogs)

   Hyperolius marmoratus  Peters, 1854
   (Painted Reed Frog)
   Southern African Red Data Status: Least Concern

   Semnodactylus wealii  (Boulenger, 1882)
   (Rattling Frog)
   Southern African Red Data Status: Least Concern

   Kassina senegalensis  (Dumeril and Bibron, 1841)
   (Bubbling Kassina)
   Southern African Red Data Status: Least Concern




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