Cycloramphus bandeirensis Heyer, 1983

Class: Amphibia > Order: Anura > Family: Cycloramphidae > Genus: Cycloramphus > Species: Cycloramphus bandeirensis

Cycloramphus bandeirensis Heyer, 1983, Arq. Zool., São Paulo, 30: 291. Holotype: MZUSP 52924, by original designation. Type locality: "Brasil: Espírito Santo, Pico da Bandeira, 2450 m".

English Names

Bandeira Button Frog (Frank and Ramus, 1995, Compl. Guide Scient. Common Names Amph. Rept. World: 71).


Vicinity of the type locality (Pico de Bandeira, high grasslands of Parque Nacional do Capara, Espirito Santo, Brazil), 2450 to 2890 m elevation. 

Geographic Occurrence

Natural Resident: Brazil

Endemic: Brazil


Advertisement call, reproductive mode, larval morphology, natural history, and conservation status reviewed by Verdade, Almeida-Silva, Cassimiro, and Rodrigues, 2019, Phyllomedusa, 18: 159–175. Larval morphology and phylogenetics reported on by Dias, Vera Candioti, Sabbag, Colaço, Silva, Haddad, Carvalho-e-Silva, and Grant, 2021, J. Zool. Syst. Evol. Res., 59: 1297–1321.

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