Dendrophryniscus leucomystax Izecksohn, 1968

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

Dendrophryniscus leucomystax Izecksohn, 1968, Rev. Brasil. Biol., 28: 357. Holotype: EI 4069, by original designation. Type locality: "Tinguá, município de Nova Iguaçu, Estado do Rio de Janeiro", Brazil.

English Names

Lowland Tree Toad (Frank and Ramus, 1995, Compl. Guide Scient. Common Names Amph. Rept. World: 44).


Lowland coastal forests of Rio de Janeiro, São Paulo, and Santa Catarina, Brazil.

Geographic Occurrence

Natural Resident: Brazil

Endemic: Brazil


Related to Dendrophryniscus brevipollicatus according to the original publication. Woehl and Woehl, 2006, Herpetol. Rev., 37: 237, provided the record for Santa Catarina, Brazil.

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