Bokermannohyla saxicola (Bokermann, 1964)

Class: Amphibia > Order: Anura > Family: Hylidae > Subfamily: Cophomantinae > Genus: Bokermannohyla > Species: Bokermannohyla saxicola

Hyla saxicola Bokermann, 1964, Neotropica, 10: 71. Holotype: WCAB 14734, by original designation; now MZUSP. Type locality: "Palacio, Serra do Cipó, Jaboticatubas, Minas Gerais, Brasil"; restated by Pombal and Caramaschi, 1995, Bol. Mus. Nac., Rio de Janeiro, N.S., Zool., 363: 3, as "Brasil—Minas Gerais—Santana do Riacho (19° 00′ S, 47° 57′ W; anteriormente parte do município de Jaboticatubas), Serra do Cipó, Palácio".

Hyla pseudopseudis saxicolaLutz, 1973, Brazil. Spec. Hyla: 24.

Hyla saxicolaPombal and Caramaschi, 1995, Bol. Mus. Nac., Rio de Janeiro, N.S., Zool., 363: 1.

Bokermannohyla saxicolaFaivovich, Haddad, Garcia, Frost, Campbell, and Wheeler, 2005, Bull. Am. Mus. Nat. Hist., 294: 84.

English Names

Ledge Treefrog (Eterovick and Sazima, 2004, Anf. Serra do Cipó: 55)

Distribution

Serra do Espinhaço and Serra de Cipó, Minas Gerais, Brazil.

Comment

Removed from the synonymy of Hyla pseudopseudis by Pombal and Caramaschi, 1995, Bol. Mus. Nac., Rio de Janeiro, N.S., Zool., 363: 1, where it had been placed by Lutz, 1973, Brazil. Spec. Hyla: 24. In the Bokermannohyla pseudopseudis group of Faivovich, Haddad, Garcia, Frost, Campbell, and Wheeler, 2005, Bull. Am. Mus. Nat. Hist., 294: 83-84. Eterovick and Sazima, 2004, Anf. Serra do Cipó: 55-56, provided a photograph and brief account (as Hyla saxicola). Nascimento, Chaves, Leite, Eterovick, and Santos, 2018, PLoS One, 13 (11: e0206732): 1–19, reported on molecular phylogeography noting four deeply divergent mtDNA clades that, if corroborated by nuDNA, calls, and morphology might be distinct species. Eterovick, Souza, and Sazima, 2020, Anf. Serra do Cipó: 1–292, provided an account, life history information, and an identification scheme for the Serra de Cipó, Minas Gerais, Brazil.  

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