Bokermannohyla capra Napoli and Pimenta, 2009

Class: Amphibia > Order: Anura > Family: Hylidae > Subfamily: Hylinae > Genus: Bokermannohyla > Species: Bokermannohyla capra

Bokermannohyla capra Napoli and Pimenta, 2009, Copeia, 2009: 675. Holotype: UFBA 7492, by original designation. Type locality: "Brazil, State of Bahia, Municipality of Amargosa, Serra do Timbo´ , 13°04′S, 39°38′W, 800 m elevation".

English Names

None noted.


Known only from coastal Atlantic Forest remnants in eastern Bahia, northeastern Brazil, within regions known as Vale do Jiquiriçá , Baixo Sul, and Litoral Sul.

Geographic Occurrence

Natural Resident: Brazil

Endemic: Brazil


In the Bokermannohyla circumdata group, and confused with Bokermannohyla hylax prior to its naming, according to the original publication, where the advertisement call, external morphology, and natural history were described. Mercês, Protázio, and Juncá, 2012, Zootaxa, 3167: 66-68, reported on larval morphology.

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