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Nimbaphrynoides liberiensis

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Kingdom  Animalia
Order  Anura
Genus  Nimbaphrynoides
Rank  Species
Phylum  Chordata
Family  Bufonidae
Higher classification  Nimbaphrynoides
Scientific name  Nimbaphrynoides liberiensis
Similar  Frog, Western Nimba toad, Nectophrynoides, Melanophryniscus, Atelopus

Nimbaphrynoides liberiensis is a species of toad from highlands in the Mount Nimba region of Liberia. This Critically Endangered species is threatened by habitat loss, and mining of bauxite. This and the equally threatened N. occidentalis are the only frogs/toads that are viviparous; it is possible liberiensis should be included as a subspecies of N. occidentalis.

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Nimbaphrynoides liberiensis Wikipedia


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