Eleutherodactylus rogersi Goin, 1955

Class: Amphibia > Order: Anura > Superfamily: Brachycephaloidea > Family: Eleutherodactylidae > Subfamily: Eleutherodactylinae > Genus: Eleutherodactylus > Species: Eleutherodactylus rogersi

Eleutherodactylus ricordi rogersi Goin, 1955, Am. Mus. Novit., 1708: 1. Holotype: AMNH 57564, by original designation. Type locality: "Darby Island, Exuma Cays, Bahama Islands, latitude 23° 50´ S, longitude 76° 11´ W".

Eleutherodactylus planirostris rogersiSchwartz, 1965, Stud. Fauna Curaçao and other Caribb. Is., 22: 100.

Eleutherodactylus (Euhyas) rogersiLynch and Duellman, 1997, Univ. Kansas Mus. Nat. Hist. Spec. Publ., 23: 231, unintended combination; Heinicke, Duellman, and Hedges, 2007, Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. USA, Suppl. Inform., 104: Table 2.

Euhyas rogersi — Dubois, Ohler, and Pyron, 2021, Megataxa, 5: 433.

English Names

Bahamian Flat-headed Frog (Hedges, Powell, Henderson, Hanson, and Murphy, 2019, Caribb. Herpetol., 67: 12).


Islands of the Great Bahama Bank (except South Bimini and New Providence), Cat Island, San Salvador Island, and Little San Salvador Island. 

Geographic Occurrence

Natural Resident: Bahamas

Endemic: Bahamas


 Henderson and Powell, 2009, Nat. Hist. Rept. Amph. W. Indies: 75, summarized the natural history literature. In the Eleutherodactylus (Euhyas) planirostris species series, Eleutherodactylus planirostris species group of Padial, Grant, and Frost, 2014, Zootaxa, 3825: 131.

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