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.


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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