Vitreorana baliomma Pontes, Caramaschi, and Pombal, 2014

Class: Amphibia > Order: Anura > Family: Centrolenidae > Subfamily: Centroleninae > Genus: Vitreorana > Species: Vitreorana baliomma

Vitreorana baliomma Pontes, Caramaschi, and Pombal, 2014, Herpetologica, 70: 299. Holotype: MNRJ 46857, by original designation. Type locality: "Mata de Cabruca, Fazenda Novo Pau Brasil (16° 59′ 22″ S; 39° 34′ 58″ W; 98 m above sea level (a.s.l.); datum = WGS84), Municipality of Itamaraju, State of Bahia, Brazil". 

English Names

None noted. 


Known from the coastal plain of northeastern Brazil in the municipalities of Itamaraju and Itapebi, state of Bahia, the Parque Nacional da Serra de Itabiana, Municipality of Areia Branca, state of Sergipe, and Murici Ecological Station, municipality of Murici, northern state of Alagoas.


Previously confused with Vitreorana eurygnatha according to the original publication. Lisboa, Santos, Torquato da Silva, Guarnieri, and Mott, 2019, Herpetol. Notes, 12: 957–960, provided a record from the state of Alagoas, Brazil, provided a dot map and a discussion of reproductive biology. Bang, Lisboa, Teixeira, Giaretta, and Carvalho, 2020, Phyllomedusa, 19: 35–47, described the advertisement call. Zucchetti, Rojas-Padilla, Dias, Solé, and Castroviejo-Fisher, 2021, Salamandra, 57: 353–370, reported on reproductive biology and suggested on the basis of mtDNA that this species is the sister taxon of Vitreorana gorzulae

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