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Boophis williamsi (Williams' bright-eyed frog)

Wikipedia Abstract

Boophis williamsi is a species of frog in the Mantellidae family endemic to Madagascar.Its natural habitats are subtropical or tropical moist montane forests, subtropical or tropical high-altitude grassland, rivers, and heavily degraded former forests.It is threatened by habitat loss.
View Wikipedia Record: Boophis williamsi

Endangered Species

Status: Critically Endangered
View IUCN Record: Boophis williamsi

EDGE Analysis

Uniqueness Scale: Similiar (0) 
 Unique (100)
Uniqueness & Vulnerability Scale: Similiar & Secure (0) 
 Unique & Vulnerable (100)
ED Score: 12.72
EDGE Score: 5.39


Litters / Year [1]  1
Nocturnal [1]  Yes
Snout to Vent Length [1]  1.744 inches (4.43 cm)


Name Countries Ecozone Biome Species Report Climate Land
Madagascar ericoid thickets Madagascar Afrotropic Montane Grasslands and Shrublands

Alliance for Zero Extinction (AZE) Sites

Name  Location   Map   Climate   Land Use 
Ankaratra Massif Madagascar

Biodiversity Hotspots

Name Location Endemic Species Website
Madagascar and the Indian Ocean Islands Comoros, Madagascar, Mauritius, Seychelles Yes

Range Map


External References



Attributes / relations provided by
1Oliveira, Brunno Freire; São-Pedro, Vinícius Avelar; Santos-Barrera, Georgina; Penone, Caterina; C. Costa, Gabriel. (2017) AmphiBIO, a global database for amphibian ecological traits. Sci. Data.
Ecoregions provided by World Wide Fund For Nature (WWF). WildFinder: Online database of species distributions, ver. 01.06 WWF WildFINDER
Biodiversity Hotspots provided by Critical Ecosystem Partnership Fund
AZE sites provided by Alliance for Zero Extinction (2010). 2010 AZE Update.
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