Brachycephalus pernix Pombal, Wistuba, and Bornschein, 1998

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

Brachycephalus pernix Pombal, Wistuba, and Bornschein, 1998, J. Herpetol., 32: 70. Holotype: MNRJ 17349, by original designation. Type locality: "Morro Anhangava, in Serra da Baitaca, Conjunto Marumbi (between 25° 21′ S and 25° 26′ S, 49° 05′ W; approximately 1400 m above sea level), Municipality of Quatro Barras, State of Paraná, Brazil".

English Names

None noted.


Known only from the type locality and from Morretes, both in Paraná, Brazil, in Atlantic rainforest.

Geographic Occurrence

Natural Resident: Brazil

Endemic: Brazil

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