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Anchieta's ridged frog

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Kingdom  Animalia
Order  Anura
Genus  Ptychadena
Higher classification  Ptychadena
Phylum  Chordata
Family  Ptychadenidae
Scientific name  Ptychadena anchietae
Rank  Species
Anchieta's ridged frog
Similar  Ptychadena, Frog, Mascarene grass frog, Amphibians, Ptychadena oxyrhynchus

The Anchieta's ridged frog or plain grass frog (Ptychadena anchietae) is a species of frog in the Ptychadenidae family. It is found in Angola, Botswana, Republic of the Congo, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Djibouti, Eritrea, Ethiopia, Kenya, Malawi, Mozambique, Namibia, Somalia, South Africa, Sudan, Swaziland, Tanzania, Uganda, Zambia, Zimbabwe, possibly Burundi, and possibly Rwanda. Its natural habitats are subtropical or tropical moist lowland forests, subtropical or tropical moist montane forests, dry savanna, moist savanna, subtropical or tropical dry shrubland, subtropical or tropical moist shrubland, subtropical or tropical dry lowland grassland, rivers, intermittent rivers, freshwater lakes, freshwater marshes, intermittent freshwater marshes, hot deserts, arable land, rural gardens, urban areas, and ponds.

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Anchieta's ridged frog Wikipedia


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