Mantella haraldmeieri

Mantella

Mantella (Golden Frogs) is a genus of frogs in the family Mantellidae, endemic to Madagascar. These are small frogs (up to 5 cm.) with iridescent colors with combinations of black, blue, orange, yellow, and green which reflect the toxic nature of their skins.

Species

Binomial Name and Author Common Name
Mantella aurantiaca Orange-colored Golden Frog
Mantella baroni Variegated Golden Frog
Mantella bernhardi Tolongoina Golden Frog
Mantella betsileo Betsileo Golden Frog
Mantella cowanii Black Golden Frog
Mantella crocea Eastern Golden Frog
Mantella ebenaui Ebenau's Golden Frog
Mantella expectata Tulear Golden Frog
Mantella haraldmeieri Haraldmeier's Golden Frog
Mantella laevigata Folohy Golden Frog
Mantella madagascariensis Malagasy Golden Frog
Mantella manery Marojezy Mountain Golden Frog
Mantella milotympanum Black-eared Golden Frog
Mantella nigricans Massif Golden Frog
Mantella pulchra Parker's Golden Frog
Mantella viridis Green Golden Frog

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External links

  • . 2007. Amphibian Species of the World: an Online Reference. Version 5.1 (10 October, 2007). Mantella Electronic Database accessible at http://research.amnh.org/herpetology/amphibia/index.php. American Museum of Natural History, New York, USA. (Accessed: June 08, 2008).
  • [web application]. 2008. Berkeley, California: Mantella AmphibiaWeb, available at http://amphibiaweb.org/. (Accessed: June 08, 2008).
  • taxon Mantella at http://www.eol.org.
  • Taxon Mantella at http://www.itis.gov/index.html. (Accessed: June 08, 2008).
  • Taxon Mantella at http://data.gbif.org/welcome.htm
  • Mantella Conservation
  • Poison Frogs of Madagascar: Mantella

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