Ololygon insperata (Silva and Alves-Silva, 2011)

Class: Amphibia > Order: Anura > Family: Hylidae > Subfamily: Hylinae > Genus: Ololygon > Species: Ololygon insperata

Scinax insperatus Silva and Alves-Silva, 2011, Zootaxa, 3043: 55. Holotype: MNRJ 72813, by original designation. Type locality: "from Alcantarea imperialis(Bromeliaceae) in the district of Vera Cruz (22° 13′ 14.6″ S and 43° 26′ 02.1″ W, near 680 m), Municipality of Miguel Pereira, State of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil".

Ololygon insperata — Duellman, Marion, and Hedges, 2016, Zootaxa, 4104: 26.

English Names

None noted.


Known only from the Municpality of Miguel Pereira (including the type locality and another nearby), and the Municpality of Valenca, about 40 km northwest of the type locality, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.

Geographic Occurrence

Natural Resident: Brazil

Endemic: Brazil


In the Scinax perpusillus group according to the original publication. In the Ololygon perpusilla group of Araujo-Vieira, Lourenço, Lacerda, Lyra, Blotto, Ron, Baldo, Pereyra, Suárez-Mayorga, Baêta, Ferreira, Barrio-Amorós, Borteiro, Brandão, Brasileiro, Donnelly, Dubeux, Köhler, Kolenc, Leite, Maciel, Nunes, Orrico, Peloso, Pezzuti, Reichle, Rojas-Runjaic, Silva, Sturaro, Langone, Garcia, Rodrigues, Frost, Wheeler, Grant, Pombal, Haddad, and Faivovich, 2023, S. Am. J. Herpetol., 27 (Special Issue): 59 (see comment under Hylinae).

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