Cardioglossa melanogaster — Overview

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IUCN threat status:

Endangered (EN)


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Range Description

This species is known from the mountains of eastern Nigeria and western Cameroon between 1,000-2,000 m asl. In Nigeria, it has been recorded from the Obudu Plateau. In Cameroon, it is known from Mount Manengouba, the southern fringe of the Bamileke Plateau (at Foto and Mount Bana), Mount Nlonako, the Bamenda Highlands (in the Bafut-Ngemba Forest Reserve), and the Rumpi Hills. At Mwakoumel on Mount Manengouba, it co-exists with Cardioglossa pulchra and Cardioglossa venusta. Its estimated extent of occurrence (EOO) is 16,351 km.


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