Corythomantis Boulenger, 1896

Class: Amphibia > Order: Anura > Family: Hylidae > Subfamily: Hylinae > Genus: Corythomantis
2 species

Corythomantis Boulenger, 1896, Ann. Mag. Nat. Hist., Ser. 6, 17: 405. Type species: Corythomantis greeningi Boulenger, 1896, by monotypy.

English Names

Greening's Frogs (Frank and Ramus, 1995, Compl. Guide Scient. Common Names Amph. Rept. World: 52).


Xeric and subhumid regions of from northeastern Maranhão to central Tocantins, to north-central Goiás east to Alagoas, and the northern Espinhaço Mountain Range, from middle Bahia state, where this mountain range ends, southward to northern Minas Gerais state, Brazil. 


In Lophyohylini of Faivovich, Haddad, Garcia, Frost, Campbell, and Wheeler, 2005, Bull. Am. Mus. Nat. Hist., 294: 107-108. See Blotto, Lyra, Cardoso, Rodrigues, Dias, Marciano, Vechio, Orrico, Brandão, Assis, Lantyer-Silva, Rutherford, Gagliardi-Urrutia, Solé, Baldo, Nunes, Cajade, Torres, Grant, Jungfer, Silva, Haddad, and Faivovich, 2021, Cladistics, 37: 36–72, for discussion of phylogenetics.

Contained taxa (2 sp.):

External links:

Please note: these links will take you to external websites not affiliated with the American Museum of Natural History. We are not responsible for their content.