Comprehensive DescriptionRead full entry
M 29-35 mm, F 41-44 mm. Tibiotarsal articulation reaches between nostril and tip of snout. Hand with some webbing, foot webbing 1(0), 2i(1), 2e(0), 3i(1), 3e(1), 4i/e(1), 5(0). Dorsal skin with a network of very distinct dermal reticulations. Distinct spines on elbow and heel, and a series of large tubercles on the shanks. Colour typically rather uniform light brown. Usually two light patches under the eye. The iris is silvery and orange-brown. Males with indistinct nuptial pads and a weakly distensible single subgular vocal sac.
Similar species: Boophis sp. b has smoother dorsal skin. All subadults of the B. goudotii-group.
Taken with permission from Glaw and Vences (2007).