Rhinella exostosica Ferrão, Lima, Ron, Santos, and Hanken, 2020

Class: Amphibia > Order: Anura > Family: Bufonidae > Genus: Rhinella > Species: Rhinella exostosica

Rhinella exostosica Ferrão, Lima, Ron, Santos, and Hanken, 2020, Copeia, 108: 970. Holotype: NPAH 41323, by original designation. Type locality: "Jací Direito Sampling Module, 09°27′44″S, 64°23′32″W, east bank of the Jací-Paraná River (a tributary of the east bank of the upper Madeira River), municipality of Porto Velho, Rondônia, Brazil". urn:lsid:zoobank.org:act:FDE2D615-4BA5-4A19-969D-EF1BBA5BFE09

English Names

None noted. 


Amazonian Bolivia (Beni and Pando Departments), Brazil (Rondônia and Amazonas), and Peru (Departments of Ucayali and Madre de Dios). 

Geographic Occurrence

Natural Resident: Bolivia, Brazil, Peru


In the Rhinella margaritifera complex according to the original publication, where morphology, molecular phylogenetics, literature, and advertisement call were summarized. Advertisement call, larval morphology, life history reported (as Bufo typhonius) by Duellman, 2005, Cusco Amazonico: 186–189. the Reserva Extrativista do Baixo Juruá, Amazonas, Brazil. Moraes, Rainha, Werneck, Oliveira, Gascon, and Carvalho, 2022, Pap. Avulsos Zool., São Paulo, 62(e202262054): 23–24, reported specimens from the Reserva Extrativista do Baixo Juruá, Amazonas, Brazil.

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