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Nectophrynoides frontierei
Nectophrynoides frontierei
possibly Nectophrynoides frontierei
Common Name Frontier Forest Toad
Range Tanzania
Scientific Classification
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Class Amphibia
Order Anura
Family Bufonidae
Genus Nectophrynoides
Species Nectophrynoides frontierei
Conservation Status
Data Deficient

Nectophrynoides frontierei is a species of toad in the Bufonidae family. It is endemic to the Eastern Arc Mountains of Tanzania and was discovered in Amani Nature Reserve within the East Usambara Mountains. It is named after Frontier, an organisation carrying out scientific research in the area. Its natural habitats are subtropical or tropical moist lowland forests and subtropical or tropical moist montane forests. It is threatened by habitat loss.