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Data Deficient (DD)

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M 37-38 mm, F 49 mm. Tibiotarsal articulation reaches the snout tip or beyond. Hand with some webbing, foot webbing 1(0.5), 2i(1), 2e(0), 3i(1), 3e(0.75), 4i/e(1), 5(0). Dorsal skin with a network of fine dermal reticulations. Distinct spines on elbow and heel. Colour typically rather uniform light brown. The iris is yellowish-brown and the iris periphery is blue. Males with indistinct nuptial pads and a weakly distensible single subgular vocal sac.

Derivatio nominis: Dedicated to Marius Burger, Grahamstown, in recognition for his help in the field and his contributions to this fieldguide.

Taken with permission from Glaw and Vences (2007).


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