Endemic Animals of Ghana








Arthroleptis zimmeri
Arthroleptis zimmeri
Arthroleptis zimmeri, also known as Zimmer's screeching frog, is a species of frog in the family Arthroleptidae. It is endemic to Ghana, and is known only from its type locality in Accra. The specific name zimmeri honours Carl Wilhelm Erich Zimmer, a German zoologist.
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Arthroleptis zimmeri
Hyperolius bobirensis
Hyperolius bobirensis
Hyperolius bobirensis is a species of frog in the family Hyperoliidae. It is endemic to Ghana. Its natural habitats are subtropical or tropical moist lowland forests and intermittent freshwater marshes. It is threatened by habitat loss.
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Hyperolius bobirensis
Cynisca muelleri
Cynisca muelleri
Cynisca muelleri is a worm lizard species in the family Amphisbaenidae. It is found in Ghana and Togo.
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Cynisca muelleri
Cynisca williamsi
Cynisca williamsi
Cynisca williamsi is a worm lizard species in the family Amphisbaenidae. It is endemic to Ghana.
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Cynisca williamsi
Ghana worm lizard
Ghana worm lizard
The Ghana worm lizard is a worm lizard species in the family Amphisbaenidae. It is endemic to Ghana.
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Ghana worm lizard
Lowe's mona monkey
Lowe's mona monkey
Lowe's mona monkey is an Old World monkey in the family Cercopithecidae found from the Ivory Coast to Ghana. It was previously classified as a subspecies of Campbell's mona monkey C. campbelli.
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Lowe's mona monkey
Ghana mole-rat
Ghana mole-rat
The Ghana mole-rat or Togo mole-rat is a species of rodent in the family Bathyergidae. It is endemic to Ghana.
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Ghana mole-rat
Cansdale's swamp rat
Cansdale's swamp rat
Cansdale's swamp rat is a species of rodent in the family Muridae. It is found in Ivory Coast, Ghana, and possibly Liberia. Its natural habitat is subtropical or tropical moist lowland forests.
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Cansdale's swamp rat
Rostanga crocea
Rostanga crocea
Rostanga crocea is a species of sea slug, a dorid nudibranch, a marine gastropod mollusc in the family Discodorididae.
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Rostanga crocea