IUCN threat status:

Least Concern (LC)

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Auguste Duméril, who first described the species as Rana subsigillata in 1856, called it “Grenouille tachetée en dessous,” or “Frog with the speckled underside.” The specific epithet subsigillata comes from Latin sub, under, and sigillatus, ornamented with small marks (Ohler and Kazadi 1990).


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Source: African Amphibians Lifedesk

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