Brachycephalus fuscolineatus Pie, Bornschein, Firkowski, Belmonte-Lopes, and Ribeiro, 2015

Class: Amphibia > Order: Anura > Superfamily: Brachycephaloidea > Family: Brachycephalidae > Genus: Brachycephalus > Species: Brachycephalus fuscolineatus

Brachycephalus fuscolineatus Pie, Bornschein, Firkowski, Belmonte-Lopes, and Ribeiro in Ribeiro, Bornschein, Belmonte-Lopes, Firkowski, Morato, and Pie, 2015, PeerJ, 3 (e1011): 18. Holotype: "DZUP 159, by original designation. Type locality: "Morro do Baú (26° 47′ 58″ S, 48° 55′ 47″ W; 680ma.s.l.), municipality of Ilhota, state of Santa Catarina, southern Brazil". Urn:lsid:zoobank.org:act: 037B088C-AAA2-4BD4-B6E9-DFFF7B753D8E 

English Names

None noted. 

Distribution

Known from the type locality (Morro do Baú, municipality of Ilhota, state of Santa Catarina, southern Brazil, 640 to 790 m elevation) and from Morro Braço da Onça, Luiz Alves, Santa Catarina at elevations between 525 and 530 m. 

Comment

In the Brachycephalus pernix group according to the original publication. Condez, Monteiro, and Haddad, 2017, Zootaxa, 4290: 395–400, suggested that this form requires taxonomic reassessment due to problems in the original diagnosis and description; see response from Pie, Ribeiro, and Bornschein, 2017, Zootaxa, 4350: 587–589. Bornschein, Teixeira, and Ribeiro, 2019, Check List, 15: 379–385, provided the record from Morro Braço da Onça, Luiz Alves, Santa Catarina, Brazil.  

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