IUCN threat status:

Near Threatened (NT)

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M 22-24 mm, F 29 mm. Tibiotarsal articulation reaches between nostril and snout tip. Hand with some webbing, foot webbing 1(0-0.5), 2i(0.5-1), 2e(0), 3i(1-1.5), 3e(0.5), 4i/e(1.5-2), 5(0-0.5). Dorsal skin smooth. Dorsally light brown, often uniform. Ventrally at least with some red colour on the feet and thighs. Iris golden-yellow.

Similar species: Similar to many other small brown Boophis and difficult to diagnose by morphology alone. The yellow-golden iris colouration is a relatively constant diagnostic character.

Taken with permission from Glaw and Vences (2007).

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