Euparkerella cochranae Izecksohn, 1988

Class: Amphibia > Order: Anura > Superfamily: Brachycephaloidea > Family: Strabomantidae > Subfamily: Holoadeninae > Genus: Euparkerella > Species: Euparkerella cochranae

Euparkerella cochranae Izecksohn, 1988, Rev. Brasil. Biol., 48: 64. Holotype: EI 7278, by original designation. Type locality: "Sub-sede do Parque nacional da Serra dos Orgãos, em Guapirmirim, município de Magé, Estado do Rio de Janeiro", Brazil.

English Names

Cochran's Guanabara Frog (Frank and Ramus, 1995, Compl. Guide Scient. Common Names Amph. Rept. World: 80).


Known from the type locality in the Serra dos Orgãos as well as Morro São João, both in the state of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.

Geographic Occurrence

Natural Resident: Brazil

Endemic: Brazil


Vrcibradic, Almeida-Gomes, Van Sluys, and Rocha, 2008, Check List, 4: 103-106, provided a record for Morro São João, a mountain in the municipality of Casimiro de Abreu, state of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. Hepp and Carvalho-e-Silva, 2011, Herpetol. Notes, 4: 45-61, compared the advertisement call to that of Euparkerella brasiliensisFusinatto, Alexandrino, Haddad, Brunes, Rocha, and Sequeira, 2013, PLoS One, 8(11: e79504): 1–12, reported on cryptic species under this name. 

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