Overview

Comprehensive Description

Summary

Petropedetidae currently contains two genera: Petropedetes, which includes 12 species, and Conraua, which contains 6 species. This family contains Conraua goliath, the largest frog species in the world.

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Distribution

This family is confined to sub-Saharan Africa. Petropedetes is found in West Africa (Sierra Leone through Ivory Coast) and the western portion of Central Africa (Nigeria to Cameroon), Bioko Island (Equatorial Guinea), and the mountains of Tanzania and Kenya.Conraua is distributed in tropical West Africa, Ethiopia and Eritrea.

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Molecular Biology and Genetics

Molecular Biology

Statistics of barcoding coverage

Barcode of Life Data Systems (BOLD) Stats
Specimen Records: 4
Specimens with Sequences: 4
Specimens with Barcodes: 4
Species: 1
Species With Barcodes: 1
Public Records: 1
Public BINs: 1
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