Boana goiana (Lutz, 1968)

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

Hyla polytaenia goiana Lutz, 1968, Pearce-Sellards Ser., 12: 11. Holotype: MNRJ 3235, by original designation. Type locality: "Jatobasinho, São João da Aliança, highlands of Goiás", Brazil., 19° 30′ S, 43° 44′ W, Brazil.

Hyla goianaCruz and Caramaschi, 1998, Bol. Mus. Nac., Rio de Janeiro, N.S., Zool., 392: 5.

Hyla phaeopleura Caramaschi and Cruz, 2000, Bol. Mus. Nac., Rio de Janeiro, N.S., Zool., 422: 5. Holotype: MNRJ 19915, by original designation. Type locality: "Brasil, Goiás, Chapada dos Veadeiros, Município de Alto Paraíso de Goiás, no cruzamento entre o rio dos Couros e à estrada que liga a cidade de Alto Paraíso de Goiás a vila de São Jorge (14° 08′ S, 47° 32′ W)". Synonymy by Faivovich, Pinheiro, Lyra, Pereyra, Baldo, Muñoz-Saravia, Reichle, Brandão, Giaretta, Thomé, Chaparro, Baêta, Widholzer, Baldo, Lehr, Wheeler, Garcia, and Haddad, 2021, Mol. Phylogenet. Evol., 155 (106981): 15; this synonymy confirmed by the results of Vasconcellos, Colli, and Cannatella, 2021, J. Biogeograph., 48: 310.  

Hypsiboas phaeopleura — Faivovich, Haddad, Garcia, Frost, Campbell, and Wheeler, 2005, Bull. Am. Mus. Nat. Hist., 294: 88.

Hypsiboas goianusFaivovich, Haddad, Garcia, Frost, Campbell, and Wheeler, 2005, Bull. Am. Mus. Nat. Hist., 294: 88.

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

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

English Names

None noted.

Distribution

Central Plateau of Goiás and the Federal District and southeastern Minas Gerais, Brazil.

Comment

See Cruz and Caramaschi, 1998, Bol. Mus. Nac., Rio de Janeiro, N.S., Zool., 392: 1–19, for account and placement in the Hyla polytaenia group. In the Hyla pulchella group, Hyla polytaenia clade of Faivovich, Garcia, Ananias, Lanari, Basso, and Wheeler, 2004, Mol. Phylogenet. Evol., 32: 944. Menin, Silva, and Giaretta, 2004, Iheringia, Zool., 94: 49–51, described the advertisement call and reproductive behavior. In the Hypsiboas pulchellus group of Faivovich, Haddad, Garcia, Frost, Campbell, and Wheeler, 2005, Bull. Am. Mus. Nat. Hist., 294: 87–88. Dias, Bastos, Siqueira, and Morais, 2014, Herpetol. Notes, 7: 215–217, reported on the release call. Signorelli, Morais, and Vieira, 2016, Stud. Neotrop. Fauna Environ., 51: 188–196, reported on vocalization. Furtado, Santos, Dias, Bastos, and Nomura, 2016, S. Am. J. Herpetol., 11: 136–147, reported on vocal repertoire. Oliveira, Santos, Souza, Lima-Ribeiro, Vergilio, Zórtea, Silva, Melo, Guilherme, Vaz-Silva, and Morais, 2019, Herpetol. Notes, 12: 492, reported the species from southwestern Goíás, Brazil, and discussed natural history. Vaz-Silva, Maciel, Nomura, Morais, Guerra Batista, Santos, Andrade, Oliveira, Brandão, and Bastos, 2020, Guia Ident. Anf. Goiás e Dist. Fed. Brasil Central: 48–50, provided accounts (as Boana phaeopleura and Boana goiana). Andreani, Bastos, Dias, Prado, and Lima, 2020, Amphibia-Reptilia, 42: 43–57, reported on acoustic variability. 

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