Distribution and Habitat
Found in high-elevation montane forest along streams in western Rwanda, western Burundi, southwestern Uganda, and eastern D. R. Congo (Channing and Howell 2006).
- Channing, A., and Howell, K. M. (2006). Amphibians of East Africa. Cornell University Press, Ithaca.
- Frost, D. R. (2007). Amphibian Species of the World: an Online Reference. Version 5.1 (10 October 2007). Electronic Database accessible at http://research.amnh.org/herpetology/amphibia/index.php. American Museum of Natural History, New York, USA.
- SchiÃ¸tz, A. (1999). Treefrogs of Africa. Edition Chimaira, Frankfurt am Main.
Habitat and Ecology
IUCN Red List Assessment
Red List Category
Red List Criteria
Hyperolius discodactylus is a species of frog in the Hyperoliidae family. It is found in Burundi, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Rwanda, and Uganda. Its natural habitats are subtropical or tropical moist montane forests and rivers. It is threatened by habitat loss.
- Schiøtz, A. & Drewes, R. 2004. Hyperolius discodactylus. 2006 IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Downloaded on 22 July 2007.
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