PIPIDS OF THE WORLD: Species Information

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Xenopus ruwenzoriensis Tymowska & Fischberg, 1973


ruwenzoriensis: with reference to its type locality at the foot of the Ruwenzori Mountain

Type material and localities

Types not stated; MHNG 2238.15 designated lectotype (Reumer, 1986). Type Locality: "Rain forest near Bundibugyo in the Semliki Valley at the foot of the Ruwenzori Mountain (1°N, 30°E; altitude 700 m)" (Fischberg & Kobel, 1978).


Country record from Uganda: Bundibugyo (00°42'00''N, 30°04'00''E)