Boophis


Boophis

Taxobox
name = Boophis



image_width = 240px
image_caption = Green Skeleton Frog, "Boophis jaegeri"
regnum = Animalia
phylum = Chordata
classis = Amphibia
subclassis = Lissamphibia
ordo = Anura
subordo = Neobatrachia
familia = Mantellidae
subfamilia = Boophinae
subfamilia_authority = Vences & Glaw, 2001
genus = "Boophis"
genus_authority = Tschudi, 1838
subdivision_ranks = Species
subdivision = Almost 60, see text

"Boophis" is a frog genus in the family Mantellidae. Like other frogs of their family, they are small, toxic, arboreal, and colorful [AmphibiaWeb (2006)] . They have adaptations simiar to the unrelated tree frogs. This genus can only be found on Madagascar and Mayotte Island (Comoros) and is the single member of the subfamily Boophinae. [Frost & AMNH (2007)] .

Species:


* "Boophis albilabris"
* "Boophis albipunctatus"
* "Boophis andohahela"
* "Boophis andreonei"
* "Boophis anjanaharibeensis"
* "Boophis ankaratra"
* "Boophis baetkei" Köhler, Glaw & Vences, 2008
* "Boophis blommersae"
* "Boophis boehmei"
* "Boophis bottae"
* "Boophis brachychir"
* "Boophis burgeri"
* "Boophis doulioti"
* "Boophis elenae"
* "Boophis englaenderi"
* "Boophis erythrodactylus"
* "Boophis feonnyala"
* "Boophis goudotii"
* "Boophis guibei"
* "Boophis haematopus"
* "Boophis hillenii"
* "Boophis idae"
* "Boophis jaegeri" – Green Skeleton Frog
* "Boophis laurenti"
* "Boophis liami"
* "Boophis lichenoides"
* "Boophis lilianae" Köhler, Glaw & Vences, 2008
* "Boophis luteus"
* "Boophis madagascariensis"
* "Boophis majori"
* "Boophis mandraka"
* "Boophis marojezensis"
* "Boophis microtympanum"
* "Boophis miniatus"
* "Boophis occidentalis"
* "Boophis opisthodon"
* "Boophis pauliani"
* "Boophis periegetes"
* "Boophis picturatus"
* "Boophis pyrrhus"
* "Boophis rappiodes"
* "Boophis reticulatus"
* "Boophis rhodoscelis"
* "Boophis rufioculis"
* "Boophis sambirano"
* "Boophis schuboeae"
* "Boophis septentrionalis"
* "Boophis sibilans"
* "Boophis solomaso"
* "Boophis tampoka"
* "Boophis tasymena"
* "Boophis tephraeomystax"
* "Boophis ulftunni" Wollenberg, Andreone, Glaw & Vences, 2008
* "Boophis viridis"
* "Boophis vittatus"
* "Boophis williamsi"
* "Boophis xerophilus"

Footnotes

References

* (2006): [http://amphibiaweb.org/lists/Mantellidae.shtml Mantellidae] . Retrieved 2007-12-14.
* (2007): [http://research.amnh.org/herpetology/amphibia/references.php?id=16347 Amphibian Species of the World: an Online Reference] . Version 5.1 (10 October, 2007). Retrieved 2007-DEC-14.


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