Boana jaguariaivensis (Caramaschi, Cruz, and Segalla, 2010)

Class: Amphibia > Order: Anura > Family: Hylidae > Subfamily: Hylinae > Genus: Boana > Species: Boana jaguariaivensis

Hypsiboas jaguariaivensis Caramaschi, Cruz, and Segalla, 2010, S. Am. J. Herpetol., 5: 170. Holotype: MHNCI 4635, by original designation. Type locality: "Parque Estadual do Cerrado (24° 10′ S, 49° 40′ W, 659 m altitude), Municipality of Jaguariaíva, State of Paraná, Brazil".

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

English Names

None noted.


Known only from Parque Estadual do Cerrado, Municipality of Jaguariaíva, and the Municipality of Piraí do Sul, Paraná, Brazil, in remnant cerrado vegetation.

Geographic Occurrence

Natural Resident: Brazil

Endemic: Brazil


In the Hypsiboas polytaenius clade of the Hypsiboas pulchellus group, according to the original publication. Guerra Batista, Lingnau, and Bastos, 2017, S. Am. J. Herpetol., 12: 34–41,  reported on vocalizations. Guerra Batista, Lingnau, and Bastos, 2017, S. Am. J. Herpetol., 12: 34–41, reported on vocalizations. Mello, Gonçalves, Rossa-Feres, and Conte, 2021, Zootaxa, 5047: 495–500, reported on larval external morphology as well as oral cavity morphology. 

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