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".

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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