Rhinella inopina Vaz-Silva, Valdujo, and Pombal, 2012

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

Rhinella inopina Vaz-Silva, Valdujo, and Pombal, 2012, Zootaxa, 3265: 58. Holotype: MNRJ 75231, by original designation. Type locality: "Brazil, State of Goiás, São Domingos municipality (13° 23′ S; 46° 20′ W)".

English Names

None noted.


São Domingos municipality (type locality) and Sítio d'Abadia municipality, in Goiás State, Combinado municipality and Aurora do Tocantins municipality in Tocantins State, São Desidério municipality, in Bahia State, and  the municipalities of Bonito de Minas and Januária, in the state of Minas Gerais, Brazil. 

Geographic Occurrence

Natural Resident: Brazil

Endemic: Brazil


In the Rhinella crucifer group according to the original publication. Arruda, Peixoto, Guimarães, Lacerda, and Feio, 2014, Check List, 10: 395–396, discussed and mapped the range and provided new records for the state of Minas Gerais, Brazil. Andrade, Rocha, Victor, and Vaz-Silva, 2015, Zootaxa, 3931: 448–450, reported on the advertisement call. Vaz-Silva, Maciel, Nomura, Morais, Guerra Batista, Santos, Andrade, Oliveira, Brandão, and Bastos, 2020, Guia Ident. Anf. Goiás e Dist. Fed. Brasil Central: 22, provided an account for Goiás and the D.F. population, Brazil. In the Rhinella marina clade, Rhinella crucifer group of Pereyra, Blotto, Baldo, Chaparro, Ron, Elias-Costa, Iglesias, Venegas, Thomé, Ospina-Sarria, Maciel, Rada, Kolenc, Borteiro, Rivera-Correa, Rojas-Runjaic, Moravec, De la Riva, Wheeler, Castroviejo-Fisher, Grant, Haddad, and Faivovich, 2021, Bull. Am. Mus. Nat. Hist., 447: 1–156. 

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