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.


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

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