Dendrophryniscus carvalhoi Izecksohn, 1994

Class: Amphibia > Order: Anura > Family: Bufonidae > Genus: Dendrophryniscus > Species: Dendrophryniscus carvalhoi

Dendrophryniscus carvalhoi Izecksohn, 1994 "1993", Rev. Brasil. Zool., 10: 478. Holotype: EI 4127, by original designation. Type locality: "Brasil: Espírito Santo, Santa Tereza".

English Names

Carvalho's Tree Toad (Cassimiro and Rodrigues, 2008, Herpetol. Rev., 39: 362).


Known from the type locality (Santa Tereza) and ca. 130 km southwest at the Parque Nacional do Caparaó, all in Espírito Santo, Brazil.

Geographic Occurrence

Natural Resident: Brazil

Endemic: Brazil


Related to Dendrophryniscus brevipollicatus according to the original publication. Cassimiro and Rodrigues, 2008, Herpetol. Rev., 39: 362, provided new records and commented on the range. See photograph, map, description of geographic range and habitat, and conservation status in Stuart, Hoffmann, Chanson, Cox, Berridge, Ramani, and Young, 2008, Threatened Amph. World: 194.

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