IUCN threat status:

Least Concern (LC)

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A medium-sized frog; the largest examined specimen from Egypt has SVL of 60 mm. Snout obtusely pointed; back with two rather indistinct, longitudinal, dorso-lateral ridges; hind limbs long, with extensive webbing between digits. Males with paired vocal sacs in slits running from corner of the mouth to the base of the forelimb. Dorsum greenish, with a few rather large, round, darkish spots; limbs with a few indistinct dark bands. Ventral sides whitish. Call characteristics: average pulse groups/call = 9.83; average pulses/pulse group = 8.26; average call duration = 547.78 ms.


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Source: Bibliotheca Alexandrina - EOL Ar

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