Dendropsophus studerae (Carvalho-e-Silva, Carvalho-e-Silva, and Izecksohn, 2003)

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

Hyla studerae Carvalho-e-Silva, Carvalho-e-Silva, and Izecksohn, 2003, Rev. Brasil. Zool., 20: 554. Holotype: ZUFRJ 7180, by original designation. Type locality: "Quebrangulo (09° 19′ 08″ S, 36° 28′ 16″W), no Estado de Alagoas, Brasil".

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

English Names

None noted.


Known from the type locality (Quebrangulo, 09° 19′ 08″ S, 36° 28′ 16″W, State of Alagoas) and, 407 km southward from the type locality at São Sebastião do Passé, northern Bahia, 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. : 593–596, reported on the advertisement call and provided the record for Bahia, 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 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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