Dendropsophus elianeae (Napoli and Caramaschi, 2000)

Class: Amphibia > Order: Anura > Family: Hylidae > Subfamily: Hylinae > Genus: Dendropsophus > Species: Dendropsophus elianeae

Hyla elianeae Napoli and Caramaschi, 1999, Alytes, 17: 166. Holotype: MNRJ 17297, by original designation. Type locality: "Bela Vista (ca. 22° 06′ S, 56° 31′ W), 180 m above sea level, State of Mato Gross do Sul, Brazil".

Dendropsophus elianeaeFaivovich, Haddad, Garcia, Frost, Campbell, and Wheeler, 2005, Bull. Am. Mus. Nat. Hist., 294: 92.

English Names

None noted.


Cerrados of central and southern Brazil in the states of Goiás, Minas Gerais, Mato Grosso, Mato Grosso do Sul and São Paulo, as well as in adjacent east-central Paraguay (Amambay and Concepción Provinces).

Geographic Occurrence

Natural Resident: Brazil, Paraguay


 Martins and Jim, 2004, Brazil. J. Biol., 64: 645–654, reported on the advertisement call. In the Hyla rubicundula group according to the original publication. In the Dendropsophus microcephalus group of Faivovich, Haddad, Garcia, Frost, Campbell, and Wheeler, 2005, Bull. Am. Mus. Nat. Hist., 294: 91-92. Brusquetti and Lavilla, 2006, Cuad. Herpetol., 20: 8, briefly discussed the range in Paraguay. Weiler, Núñez, Airaldi, Lavilla, Peris, and Baldo, 2013, Anf. Paraguay: 55, provided a brief account, image, and dot map for Paraguay. Neves, Yves, Pereira Silva, Alves, Vasques, Coelho, and Silva, 2019, Herpetozoa, Wien, 32: 113–123, provided a record for western Minas Gerais, Brazil. Vaz-Silva, Maciel, Nomura, Morais, Guerra Batista, Santos, Andrade, Oliveira, Brandão, and Bastos, 2020, Guia Ident. Anf. Goiás e Dist. Fed. Brasil Central: 69, provided an account. In the Dendropsophus microcephalus group of Orrico, Grant, Faivovich, Rivera-Correa, Rada, Lyra, Cassini, Valdujo, Schargel, Machado, Wheeler, Barrio-Amorós, Loebmann, Moravec, Zina, Solé, Sturaro, Peloso, Suárez, and Haddad, 2021, Cladistics, 37: 73–105. 

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