Dendropsophus nekronastes Dias, Haddad, Argôlo, and Orrico, 2017

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

Dendropsophus nekronastes Dias, Haddad, Argôlo, and Orrico, 2017, PLoS One, 12(3: e0171678): 5. Holotype: MZUESC 10178, by original designation. Type locality: "a pond near the Almadina city cemetery (14° 42′ 0.51″ S, 39° 37′ 48″ W; 303 m a.s.l.), municipality of Almadina, State of Bahia, Brazil". Zoobank publication registration: 71D82C22-2D2B-4A79-B610-7941FBD0391B

English Names

None noted. 


Known only from the vicinity of the type locality (Almadina city cemetery, municipality of Almadina, State of Bahia, Brazil, 303 m elevation). 

Geographic Occurrence

Natural Resident: Brazil

Endemic: Brazil


In the Dendropsophus leucophyllatus group according to the original publication. In the Dendropsophus leucophyllatus 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. Mira-Mendes, Souza, Silva, Orrico, Solé, Le Pendu, and Dias, 2022, J. Herpetol., 56: 266–273, described the external morphology and compared it to other members of the Dendropsophus leucophyllatus group. 

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