Hyloxalus chlorocraspedus (Caldwell, 2005)

Class: Amphibia > Order: Anura > Superfamily: Dendrobatoidea > Family: Dendrobatidae > Subfamily: Hyloxalinae > Genus: Hyloxalus > Species: Hyloxalus chlorocraspedus

Cryptophyllobates chlorocraspedus Caldwell, 2005, Herpetologica, 61: 451. Holotype: MPEG 12504, by original designation. Type locality: "Brazil: Acre: ca. 5 km west of Porto Walter (8° 15′ 31.2″ S by 72° 46′ 37.1″ W), a small village on the Rio Juruá".

Hyloxalus chlorocraspedusGrant, Frost, Caldwell, Gagliardo, Haddad, Kok, Means, Noonan, Schargel, and Wheeler, 2006, Bull. Am. Mus. Nat. Hist., 299: 168.

English Names

None noted.


Known only from the type locality (5 km west of Porto Walter, Acre, Brazil) and from the Departamento Ucayali, Peru.

Geographic Occurrence

Natural Resident: Brazil, Peru


See account by Lötters, Jungfer, Henkel, and Schmidt, 2007, Poison Frogs: 319-320, who provided the Peruvian record.

External links:

Please note: these links will take you to external websites not affiliated with the American Museum of Natural History. We are not responsible for their content.