Revision of the subgenus Chonomantis (Anura: Mantellidae: Mantidactylus) from Madagascar, with description of two new species

@article{Vences2004RevisionOT,
  title={Revision of the subgenus Chonomantis (Anura: Mantellidae: Mantidactylus) from Madagascar, with description of two new species},
  author={Miguel Vences and Frank Glaw},
  journal={Journal of Natural History},
  year={2004},
  volume={38},
  pages={118 - 77}
}
A revision of Malagasy frogs of the subgenus Chonomantis (genus Mantidactylus) led to the recognition of three additional species, increasing their number from four to seven. Mantidactylus melanopleura is resurrected from the synonymy of M. opiparis. Two new sibling species of M. albofrenatus, from mid-altitudes in central eastern Madagascar and from low altitude areas along the east coast, respectively, are described as M. zipperi and M. charlotteae. Although the neotype of Mantidactylus… 
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