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Scientific classification

Poche, 1903

6 species; see table.

Werneria (smalltongue toads) is a genus of true toads. They live in Cameroon and Equatorial Guinea.


Binomial Name and Author Common Name
Werneria bambutensis (Amiet, 1972) Bamboutos Smalltongue Toad
Werneria iboundji Rödel, Schmitz, Pauwels & Böhme, 2004
Werneria mertensiana Amiet, 1976 Mertens' Smalltongue Toad
Werneria preussi (Matschie, 1893) Buea Smalltongue Toad
Werneria submontana Rödel, Schmitz, Pauwels & Böhme, 2004
Werneria tandyi (Amiet, 1972) Tandy's Smalltongue Toad
  • Mark-Oliver Rödel, Andreas Schmitz, Olivier S.G. Pauwels, & Wolfgang Böhme, 2004 Revision of the genus Werneria Poche, 1903, including the descriptions of two new species from Cameroon and Gabon (Amphibia: Anura: Bufonidae) Zootaxa 720: 1–28 [1]
  • Frost, Darrel R. 2007. Amphibian Species of the World: an Online Reference. Version 5.1 (October 10, 2007). Werneria. Electronic Database accessible at American Museum of Natural History, New York, USA. (Accessed: May 8, 2008).
  • AmphibiaWeb: Information on amphibian biology and conservation. [web application]. 2008. Berkeley, California: Werneria. AmphibiaWeb, available at (Accessed: May 8, 2008).
  • eol – Encyclopedia of Life taxon Werneria at
  • ITIS – Integrated Taxonomic Information System on-line database Taxon Werneria at (Accessed: May 8, 2008).
  • GBIF – Global Biodiversity Information Facility Taxon Werneria at
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