Ololygon peixotoi (Brasileiro, Haddad, Sawaya, and Martins, 2007)

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

Hyla perpusilla queimadensis Lutz, 1973, Brazil. Spec. Hyla: 178. Nomen nudum. Synonymy with Scinax v-signatus by Duellman, 1977, Das Tierreich, 95: ix, 83; with Scinax peixotoi by Brasileiro, Haddad, Sawaya, and Martins, 2007, Zootaxa, 1391: 48.

Scinax peixotoi Brasileiro, Haddad, Sawaya, and Martins, 2007, Zootaxa, 1391: 48. Holotype: CFBH 9437, by original designation. Type locality: "Queimada Grande Island, Municipality of Itanhaém, São Paulo state, Brazil".

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

English Names

None noted.


Known only from the type locality (Queimada Grande Island, Municipality of Itanhaém, São Paulo state, Brazil).

Geographic Occurrence

Natural Resident: Brazil

Endemic: Brazil


In the Scinax perpusillus group according to the original publication, where morphology and advertisement call were detailed. Bell, Brasileiro, Haddad, and Zamudio, 2012, J. Biogeograph., 39: 1733-1742, reported on molecular phylogenetics of this and closely related species. 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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