The Recently Extinct Plants and Animals Database

Callixalus pictus Laurent, 1950



Taxonomy & Nomenclature



Conservation Status

Last record: 1950

IUCN RedList status: Vulnerable



DR Congo


Biology & Ecology










Original scientific description:

Laurent, R. F. (1950). Diagnoses preliminaires de treize batraciens nouveaux d'Afrique centrale. Revue de Zoologie et Botanie Africaine 44: 1-18.


Other references:

IUCN SSC Amphibian Specialist Group. (2013). Callixalus pictus. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2014.3. ( Downloaded on 24 November 2014.

Laurent, R. F. (1964). Adaptive modifications in frogs of an isolated highland fauna in central Africa. Evolution 1964: 458-467.

Schiøtz, A. (1999). Treefrogs of Africa. Frankfurt am Main: Edition Chimaira.


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