Holoaden luederwaldti Miranda-Ribeiro, 1920

Class: Amphibia > Order: Anura > Superfamily: Brachycephaloidea > Family: Strabomantidae > Subfamily: Holoadeninae > Genus: Holoaden > Species: Holoaden luederwaldti

Holoaden lüderwaldti Miranda-Ribeiro, 1920, Rev. Mus. Paulista, São Paulo, 12: 319. Syntypes: MZUSP 87 (2 specimens); MZUSP 87 (female) designated lectotype by Caramaschi and Pombal, 2006, Rev. Brasil. Zool., 23: 1262. Type locality: "Campos do Jordão", Brazil.

Holoaden luederwaldtiBokermann, 1966, Lista Anot. Local. Tipo Anf. Brasil.: 43.

English Names

Luderwaldt's Highland Frog (Frank and Ramus, 1995, Compl. Guide Scient. Common Names Amph. Rept. World: 81).


Southeastern Brazil.

Geographic Occurrence

Natural Resident: Brazil

Endemic: Brazil


Caramaschi and Pombal, 2006, Rev. Brasil. Zool., 23: 1261-1263, discussed the type series. Campos, Martins, Haddad, and Kasahara, 2012, Folia Biol., Prague, 58: 144-150, reported on karyology.

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