Gastrotheca flamma Juncá and Nunes, 2008

Class: Amphibia > Order: Anura > Family: Hemiphractidae > Genus: Gastrotheca > Species: Gastrotheca flamma

Gastrotheca flamma Juncá and Nunes, 2008, Zootaxa, 1907: 62. Holotype: MZUEFS657, by original designation. Type locality: "Serra da Jibóia, Municipality of Santa Terezinha (12°51′ S, 39°28′ W, 850 m altitude), State of Bahia, Northeastern Brazil".

Gastrotheca (Eotheca) flamma — Duellman, 2015, Marsupial Frogs: 126.

Eotheca flamma — Dubois, Ohler, and Pyron, 2021, Megataxa, 5: 151, by implication. 

English Names

None noted.


Known only from the type locality in the Serra da Jibóia, which has a maximum elevation of approximately 850 m and; this mountain range is located between the municipalities of Santa Terezinha and Elísio Medrado, State of Bahia, northeastern Brazil.

Geographic Occurrence

Natural Resident: Brazil

Endemic: Brazil


Provisionally assigned to the the Gastrotheca fissipes group by Castroviejo-Fisher, Padial, De la Riva, Pombal, Silva, Rojas-Runjaic, Medina-Méndez, and Frost, 2015, Zootaxa, 4004: 1–72. See detailed account by Duellman, 2015, Marsupial Frogs: 126–128.

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