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A large (Males 39–54 mm, females 48–58 mm) uniformly tawny to reddish frog from clearings in forests in central Africa. Dorsum uniform, but with a dark canthal band which continues behind the eye. Eye golden green. There is a colour difference between the sexes, the females being more reddish than the males with ventral parts, hands and feet orange red.
Voice. – The voice has been described as a low sound, similar to knocking on wood.

This account was taken from "Treefrogs of Africa" by Arne Schiøtz with kind permission from Edition Chimaira publishers, Frankfurt am Main.


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