Boana bandeirantes (Caramaschi and Cruz, 2013)

Class: Amphibia > Order: Anura > Family: Hylidae > Subfamily: Cophomantinae > Genus: Boana > Species: Boana bandeirantes

Hypsiboas bandeirantes Caramaschi and Cruz, 2013, S. Am. J. Herpetol., 8: 122. Holotype. CFBH 1002, by original designation. Type locality: "Itapecerica da Serra (23° 43’ S, 46° 51’ W; 906 m elevation; datum WGS84), State of S.o Paulo, southeastern Brazil". 

Boana bandeirantes — Dubois, 2017, Bionomina, 11: 28. 

English Names

None noted. 


North-eastern São Paulo through to southern Rio de Janeiro State and into Estação Lambedor  in the Serra da Pedra Branca, Minas Gerais, Brazil, at elevations above 400 m.  


In the Hypsiboas polytaenius clade of the Hypsiboas pulchellus group, and previously confused with Hypsiboas polytaenius, according to the original publication. Luna-Dias, Ruggeri, and Carvalho-e-Silva, 2019, Herpetol. Notes, 12: 537–542, reported on larval oral cavity morphology and provided a record for the state of Minas Gerais, Brazil. 

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