Boana paranaiba (Carvalho, Giaretta, and Facure, 2010)

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

Hypsiboas paranaiba Carvalho, Giaretta, and Facure, 2010, Zootaxa, 2521: 38. Holotype: ZUEC 16244, by original designation. Type locality: "the farm of Mr. Adir Lemos (Fazenda Vão) (18° 39′ 35″ S; 48° 08′ 14″ W, approximately 600 m altitude), on the margins of the MG 413 road, municipality of Araguari, State of Minas Gerais, Brazil".

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

English Names

None noted.


Municipalities of Araguari and Ituiutaba, Minas Gerais, Brazil.

Geographic Occurrence

Natural Resident: Brazil

Endemic: Brazil


In the Hypsiboas albopunctatus group according to the original publication. Vieira, Guerra Batista, and Bastos, 2016, Zoologia, Curitiba, 33 (2: e20150037): 1–10, reported on vocalization in sympatry with Boana albopunctatus, and in allopatry. Vaz-Silva, Maciel, Nomura, Morais, Guerra Batista, Santos, Andrade, Oliveira, Brandão, and Bastos, 2020, Guia Ident. Anf. Goiás e Dist. Fed. Brasil Central: 55–56, provided an account.

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