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Table 1 Descriptive statistics for the three new species for 17 morphological characters

From: Three new species of spiny throated reed frogs (Anura: Hyperoliidae) from evergreen forests of Tanzania

Males
Species   SUL HW HLD HLDDJ NS IN EN EE IO TL THL TFL FL FLL HL WGF HGF
H. burgessi (19)                   
  Average 18.5 6.4 5.8 6.5 1.0 1.9 1.9 3.8 2.4 9.2 8.8 5.9 7.7 4.4 5.0 5.0 5.1
  St. Dev 1.3 0.4 0.4 0.5 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.5 0.2 0.5 0.5 0.3 0.5 0.4 0.2 0.4 0.4
  Range 16.4-20.3 5.4-7.3 5.2-6.5 5.9-7.4 0.9-1.2 1.6-2.1 1.7-2.3 2.6-5 2.2-3 8.4-9.8 8-9.9 5.1-6.3 6.7-8.6 3.9-5.8 4.5-5.5 4.2-6.1 4.3-6.1
H. davenporti (10)                   
  Average 18.9 6.5 5.4 6.4 1.0 1.9 1.9 3.8 2.4 9.1 9.1 5.8 7.4 4.4 5.4 5.4 5.0
  St. Dev 1.0 0.3 0.3 0.4 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.2 0.2 0.4 0.4 0.4 0.7 0.2 0.3 0.3 0.4
  Range 17.3-20.2 6-7.1 5-6.1 5.6-6.9 0.9-1.2 1.8-2.1 1.8-2 3.4-4 2.1-2.7 8.4-9.8 8.4-9.7 5-6.4 6.2-8.5 4.1-4.7 5.1-5.8 4.6-5.8 4.4-5.6
H. minutissimus (13)                   
  Average 20.3 6.8 6.1 6.5 1.0 2.0 2.0 4.2 2.4 9.9 9.5 6.2 8.8 4.7 5.8 5.9 4.5
  St. Dev 1.2 0.5 0.4 0.0 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.4 0.2 0.6 0.6 0.5 0.7 0.4 0.4 0.4 0.4
  Range 18.8-22.7 6-7.5 5.5-6.8 6.5-6.5 0.9-1.1 1.7-2.1 1.7-2.3 3.4-4.7 1.9-2.8 8.7-11 8.6-10.7 5.5-7.3 7.8-10.3 4-5.5 5-6.8 5.2-6.9 3.7-5.1
H. spinigularis (9)                   
  Average 19.6 6.9 6.1 6.9 1.1 1.9 2.0 3.9 2.5 9.9 8.8 6.2 8.2 4.5 5.3 5.1 4.0
  St. Dev 1.0 0.4 0.4 0.4 0.1 0.1 0.2 0.2 0.3 0.3 0.6 0.4 0.7 0.2 0.4 0.4 0.3
  Range 18.6-21.8 6.2-7.6 5.8-7.1 6.5-7.8 1-1.2 1.7-2.1 1.7-2.2 3.7-4.3 2-2.9 9.3-10.2 7.6-9.6 5.6-6.9 7.6-9.6 4.2-5 4.7-5.9 4.3-5.5 3.6-4.4
H. tanneri (2)                   
  Average 22.2 6.9 6.1 6.9 1.2 2.0 2.1 4.1 2.7 11.1 8.9 6.0 9.5 4.7 6.3 NA NA
  St. Dev 0.4 0.9 0.6 0.5 0.1 0.2 0.3 0.8 0.4 0.7 1.6 1.1 1.1 0.4 0.7 NA NA
  Range 21.9-22.5 6.2-7.5 5.7-6.5 6.5-7.2 1.2-1.1 1.8-2.1 2.3-1.9 3.5-4.7 2.4-3 11.6-10.6 7.7-10 5.2-6.7 8.7-10.3 4.4-5 5.8-6.8 NA NA
Females
H. burgessi (28)                   
  Average 24.3 8.5 7.2 8.3 1.3 2.4 2.3 4.8 3.1 12.1 11.2 7.6 10.3 5.4 7.1   
  St. Dev 1.2 0.5 0.6 0.7 0.1 0.1 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.8 0.9 0.4 0.7 0.3 0.4   
  Range 21.3-25.9 7.6-9.6 6.1-8.3 6.5-9.4 1-1.5 2.1-2.6 1.7-2.8 4-5.3 2.3-3.8 10.6-13.1 9.8-12.9 6.9-8.4 9-11.7 4.6-5.9 6-7.8   
H. davenporti (2)                   
  Average 27.0 9.2 6.9 8.4 1.3 2.3 2.6 5.2 2.8 12.9 13.0 8.6 10.7 6.3 7.4   
  St. Dev 0.1 0.0 0.0 0.3 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.2 0.1 0.4 0.6 0.1 0.3 0.7 0.2   
  Range 26.9-27 9.2-9.2 6.9-6.9 8.2-8.6 1.2-1.3 2.2-2.3 2.5-2.7 5-5.3 2.7-2.9 12.6-13.1 12.5-13.4 8.5-8.6 10.5-10.9 5.8-6.8 7.2-7.5   
H. ukwiva (2)                   
  Average 28.7 10.0 8.0 9.8 1.5 2.8 2.7 5.5 3.2 14.2 14.1 8.9 12.7 7.5 9.0   
  St. Dev 0.9 0.8 0.1 0.7 0.2 0.4 0.1 0.2 0.1 1.1 0.8 0.2 0.5 0.4 0.8   
  Range 28-29.3 9.4-10.5 7.9-8.1 9.3-10.3 1.3-1.6 2.5-3 2.6-2.8 5.3-5.6 3.1-3.3 13.4-15 13.5-14.6 8.7-9 12.3-13 7.2-7.7 8.4-9.6   
H. spinigularis (3)                   
  Average 24.5 8.7 7.3 8.8 1.3 2.3 2.6 4.9 3.1 12.9 11.8 8.2 11.1 5.6 7.0   
  St. Dev 1.1 0.6 0.5 0.6 0.0 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.3 0.3 0.6 0.5 0.8 0.4 0.4   
  Range 23.6-25.7 8.3-9.4 6.9-7.8 8.3-9.5 1.3-1.3 2.3-2.4 2.5-2.7 4.8-5 2.8-3.4 12.7-13.3 11.4-12.5 7.7-8.6 10.2-11.8 5.3-6 6.6-7.3   
H. tanneri (2)                   
  Average 26.7 9.2 7.6 8.7 1.5 2.4 2.7 5.2 2.9 15.0 11.2 7.7 10.7 6.1 7.4   
  St. Dev 4.3 1.5 1.1 0.7 0.3 0.5 0.2 0.5 0.4 5.7 3.3 2.3 3.0 1.7 1.5   
  Range 23.6-29.7 8.1-10.2 6.8-8.4 8.2-9.2 1.3-1.7 2-2.7 2.5-2.8 4.8-5.5 2.6-3.2 10.9-19 8.8-13.5 6.1-9.3 8.5-12.8 4.9-7.3 6.3-8.4