Atelognathus reverberii (Cei, 1969)

Class: Amphibia > Order: Anura > Family: Batrachylidae > Genus: Atelognathus > Species: Atelognathus reverberii

Telmatobius reverberii Cei, 1969, J. Herpetol., 3: 8. Holotype: IBAUNC 1980/1, by original designation. Type locality: "Laguna Minuelo, 3 km north of Laguna Raimunda, Meseta of Somuncura, Río Negro, Patagonia, Argentina (1400 m)".

Alsodes reverberiiGallardo, 1970, Neotropica, 16: 73-85.

Telmatobius reverberiiBarrio, 1970, Physis, Buenos Aires, 30: 331-341. Cei, 1972, Physis, Buenos Aires, 31: 431.

Atelognathus reverberiiLynch, 1978, Occas. Pap. Mus. Nat. Hist. Univ. Kansas, 72: 1-57.

English Names

Laguna Raimunda Frog (Frank and Ramus, 1995, Compl. Guide Scient. Common Names Amph. Rept. World: 70).


Known from five nearby lagoons on the Somuncura Plateau, Río Negro Province, Patagonia, Argentina, 1000-1200 m elevation, and ca. 130 km to the west in the Department of 25 to Mayo, Río Negro Province, Argentina.

Geographic Occurrence

Natural Resident: Argentina

Endemic: Argentina


See account (as Telmatobius reverberii) by Cei, 1980, Monit. Zool. Ital., N.S., Monogr., 2: 244-247. See photograph, map, description of geographic range and habitat, and conservation status in Stuart, Hoffmann, Chanson, Cox, Berridge, Ramani, and Young, 2008, Threatened Amph. World: 295. Martinazzo, Basso, and Úbeda, 2011, Herpetol. Rev., 42: 236, provided the record from Department of 25 to Mayo, Río Negro Province, Argentina.

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