Petropedetidae

Cladus: Eukaryota
Supergroup: Opisthokonta
Regnum: Animalia
Subregnum: Eumetazoa
Cladus: Bilateria
Cladus: Nephrozoa
Cladus: Deuterostomia
Phylum: Chordata
Subphylum: Vertebrata
Infraphylum: Gnathostomata
Superclassis: Tetrapoda
Classis: Amphibia
Subclassis: Lissamphibia
Ordo: Anura
Subordo: Neobatrachia
Familia: Petropedetidae
Genera: Conraua - Petropedetes

Name

Petropedetidae Noble, 1931

Type genus: Petropedetes Reichenow, 1874

Synonyms

* Petropedetinae Noble, 1931
* Conrauini Dubois, 1992
* Petropedetidae — Rödel & Branch, 2003
* Conrauinae — Dubois, 2005

References

* Noble, 1931, Biol. Amph.: 520.
* Dubois, 2005, Alytes, 23: 16
* Amphibian Species of the World 5.1 Petropedetidae access date 23 June 2008

Note

Some genera were removed from this familia by Dubois in 2005 and by Frost et. al. in 2006.

Vernacular names
Internationalization
English: African Water Frogs; Slippery Frogs

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