Ischnocnema manezinho (Garcia, 1996)

Class: Amphibia > Order: Anura > Superfamily: Brachycephaloidea > Family: Brachycephalidae > Genus: Ischnocnema > Species: Ischnocnema manezinho

Eleutherodactylus manezinho Garcia, 1996, Biociencias, Porto Alegre, 4: 59. Holotype: MZUSP 72037, by original designation. Type locality: "região do Córrego Grande, cidade de Florianópolis (27° 36′ 30 S 48° 30′ 30 W), Estado de Santa Catarina, Brasil".

Ischnocnema manezinhoHeinicke, Duellman, and Hedges, 2007, Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. USA, Suppl. Inform., 104: 15; Hedges, Duellman, and Heinicke, 2008, Zootaxa, 1737: 27.

English Names

None noted.


Known only from the type locality (near Florianopolis as well as Ilha do Arvoredo, Santa Catarina, Brazil, 100–700 m elevation.


In the Eleutherodactylus guentheri group according to the original publication. In the Ischnocnema lactea species series of Hedges, Duellman, and Heinicke, 2008, Zootaxa, 1737: 27. Excluded from any species series by Canedo and Haddad, 2012, Mol. Phylogenet. Evol., 65: 619, and Taucce, Canedo, Parreiras, Drummond, Nogueira-Costa, and Haddad, 2018, Mol. Phylogenet. Evol., 128: 123–146, although they provided evidence of its relationship to Ischnocnema sambaqui. See statement of geographic range, habitat, and conservation status (as Eleutherodactylus manezinho) in Stuart, Hoffmann, Chanson, Cox, Berridge, Ramani, and Young, 2008, Threatened Amph. World: 620. Castanho and Haddad, 2000, Copeia, 2000: 777–781, reported on the call. 

External links:

Please note: these links will take you to external websites not affiliated with the American Museum of Natural History. We are not responsible for their content.