Allophryne Gaige, 1926

Class: Amphibia > Order: Anura > Family: Allophrynidae > Genus: Allophryne
3 species

Allophryne Gaige, 1926, Occas. Pap. Mus. Zool. Univ. Michigan, 176: 1. Type species: Allophryne ruthveni Gaige, 1926, by original designation.

English Names

Tukeit Hill Frogs (Frank and Ramus, 1995, Compl. Guide Scient. Common Names Amph. Rept. World: 36).


Non-montane southern Venezuela, through Guyana, French Guiana, and Surinam to central Brazil (Rondônia, Amapa, Pará, Amazonas, northern Mato Grosso, and Roraima), and possibly into adjacent Bolivia; expected in adjacent eastern Colombia.


See comment under Allophrynidae.

Contained taxa (3 sp.):

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