Haddadus Hedges, Duellman, and Heinicke, 2008

Class: Amphibia > Order: Anura > Superfamily: Brachycephaloidea > Family: Craugastoridae > Genus: Haddadus
3 species

Haddadus Hedges, Duellman, and Heinicke, 2008, Zootaxa, 1737: 45. Type species: Rana binotata Spix, 1824, by original designation.

English Names

None noted.


Atlantic coastal forest of eastern and southern Brazil.


Pyron and Wiens, 2011, Mol. Phylogenet. Evol., 61: 543–583, iconfirmed the sister taxon relationship of Haddadus and Craugastor. See comment under Craugastor. Amaro, Nunes, Canedo, Napoli, Juncá, Verdade, Haddad, and Rodrigues, 2013, Zootaxa, 3741: 569–582, redelimited and rediagnosed the genus. See comment by Padial, Grant, and Frost, 2014, Zootaxa, 3825: 52, on the difficulty of morphological diagnosis of this taxon. 

Contained taxa (3 sp.):

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