Gastrotheca pulchra Caramaschi and Rodrigues, 2007

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

Gastrotheca pulchra Caramaschi and Rodrigues, 2007, Bol. Mus. Nac., Rio de Janeiro, N.S., Zool., 525: 9. Holotype: MZUSP 85970, by original designation. Type locality: BRAZIL: BAHIA: Reserva Biológica de Pau Brasil (CEPLAC), 15 km NW of Porto Seguro (16° 22′ S, 39° 10′ W, 30 m altitude)".

Gastrotheca (Eotheca) pulchra — Duellman, 2015, Marsupial Frogs: 135. 

Eotheca pulchra Dubois, Ohler, and Pyron, 2021, Megataxa, 5: 431. 

English Names

None noted.


Southern Bahia (state) and Jaqueira, eastern Pernambuco, Brazil.

Geographic Occurrence

Natural Resident: Brazil

Endemic: Brazil


Freitas, Silva, and Fonseca, 2009, Herpetol. Rev., 40: 233-234, provided a range extension and detailed the previous records. Santos and Santos, 2009, Herpetol. Rev., 40: 445, provided a record for Pernambuco, Brazil, and commented on the range. In the Gastrotheca fissipes group of Castroviejo-Fisher, Padial, De la Riva, Pombal, Silva, Rojas-Runjaic, Medina-Méndez, and Frost, 2015, Zootaxa, 4004: 1–72. See account by Duellman, 2015, Marsupial Frogs: 135–137. 

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