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The amphibians of the forested parts of south-western Ghana

@article{Roedel2005TheAO,
  title={The amphibians of the forested parts of south-western Ghana},
  author={M. Roedel and A. Agyei and M. Gil and A. Leach{\'e} and R. Diaz and M. Fujita and R. Ernst},
  journal={Salamandra},
  year={2005},
  volume={41}
}
We investigated the herpetofauna of four forests, designated as Globally Significant Biodiversity Areas in the Western Region, Ghana. We recorded a total of 47 amphibian species, among them the first country records for the genera Acanthixalus and Phlyctimantis, as well as new taxa within the genera Arthroleptis and Astylosternus. The species Acanthixalus sonjae was so far only known from Ivory Coast. Phrynobatrachus ghanensis and Hyperolius bobirensis are reported for the first time outside of… Expand
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