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    Hyperolius puncticulatus: Brief Summary
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    Hyperolius puncticulatus is a species of frog in the family Hyperoliidae. It is endemic to Unguja (=Zanzibar), Tanzania. Its natural habitats are dry forest, moist forest, and bush land. It breeds in pools, and males can be heard calling from the surrounding vegetation. Although quite common species within its small range, it is considered endangered by the IUCN because of habitat loss.

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Distribution

    Distribution and Habitat
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    Occurs on the western half of the island of Zanzibar (Tanzania) (Pickersgill 2007).

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    Life History, Abundance, Activity, and Special Behaviors
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    The call is a slow series of brief, rather atonal clicks with a frequency-intensity maximum at about 2500-3000 cps.

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