Taxon profile


Cacosternum Boulenger, 1887

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Chordata - chordates »  class Amphibia - amphibians »  order Anura »  family Pyxicephalidae »  subfamily Cacosterninae

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Included taxa

Number of records: 12

species Cacosternum boettgeri (Boulenger, 1882) - Boettger's Dainty Frog
species Cacosternum capense Hewitt, 1925 - Cape Caco
species Cacosternum karooicum Boycott, de Villiers & Scott, 2002
species Cacosternum kinangopensis Channing & Schmitz, 2009
species Cacosternum leleupi Laurent, 1950
species Cacosternum namaquense Werner, 1910 - Namaqua Dainty Frog
species Cacosternum nanum Boulenger, 1887
species Cacosternum parvum Poynton, 1963
species Cacosternum platys Rose, 1950
species Cacosternum plimptoni Channing, Brun, Burger, Febvre & Moyer, 2005
species Cacosternum poyntoni Lambiris, 1988 - Poynton's Caco
species Cacosternum striatum FitzSimons, 1947

Links and literature

EN Frost D. R.: Amphibian Species of the World [], American Museum of Natural History, New York, USA [as Cacosternum Boulenger, 1887]
Data retrieved on: 22 January 2011

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