Boana poaju (Garcia, Peixoto, and Haddad, 2008)

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

Hypsiboas poaju Garcia, Peixoto, and Haddad, 2008, S. Am. J. Herpetol., 3: 28. Holotype: CFBH 3584, by original designation. Type locality: "from km 90 of highway BR 282, Municipality of Rancho Queimado (27°41′24″S, 48°59′53″W, 780 m elevation), State of Santa Catarina, Brazil".

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

English Names

None noted.


Municipalities of Rancho Queimado, Águas Mornas (Theresopolis = Queçaba, Mertens, 1952), and Santo Amaro da Imperatriz, in the State of Santa Catarina, Brazil.

Geographic Occurrence

Natural Resident: Brazil

Endemic: Brazil


In the Hypsiboas pulchellus group and similar to Hypsiboas marginatus according to the original publication.

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