Dendropsophus haddadi (Bastos and Pombal, 1996)

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

Hyla haddadi Bastos and Pombal, 1996, Amphibia-Reptilia, 17: 326. Holotype: MNRJ 17325, by original designation. Type locality: "Mata do Queixada, Município de Conceição da Barra (18° 35′ S: 39° 44′ W; sea level), Estado do Espírito Santo, Brasil".

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

English Names

None noted.


Eastern Espírito Santo (state), Pernambuco, Bahia, Sergipe, and Alagoas, eastern Brazil.

Geographic Occurrence

Natural Resident: Brazil

Endemic: Brazil


In the Hyla microcephala 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. Amorim, Santos, and Guarnieri, 2009, Herpetol. Rev., 40: 445, provided the record from the state of Pernd commented on the range and color patterns. Ruas, Mira-Mendes, Dias, and Solé, 2012, Zootaxa, 3250: 63–65, described the advertisement call. Lourenço-de-Moraes, Campos, and Toledo, 2012, Zootaxa, 3476: 86-88, reported on larval morphology. Almeida, Lima, Mattos, and Dias, 2015, Herpetol. Rev., 46: 377, provided a record for the state of Sergipe, Brazil. Dubeux, Silva, Nascimento, Gonçalves, and Mott, 2019, Rev. Nordestina Zool., 12: 18–52, summarized the literature on larval morphology. See Dubeux, Nascimento, Lima, Magalhães, Silva, Gonçalves, Almeida, Correia, Garda, Mesquita, Rossa-Feres, and Mott, 2020, Biota Neotrop., 20 (2: e20180718): 1–24, for characterization and identification of larvae north of the Rio São Francisco in the Atlantic Forest of northeastern Brazil. In the Dendropsophus decipiens 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. Reported from the Environmental Protection Area of Catolé and Fernão Velho, Alagoas, Brazil, by Dubeux, Nascimento, Gonçalves, and Mott, 2021, Pap. Avulsos Zool., São Paulo, 61 (e20216176): 1–10, who provided a key to the frogs of that region.     

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