Ololygon pombali (Lourenço, Carvalho, Baêta, Pezzuti, and Leite, 2013)

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

Scinax pombali Lourenço, Carvalho, Baêta, Pezzuti, and Leite, 2013, Zootaxa, 3613: 576. Holotype: MNRJ 49479, by original designation. Type locality: "Ribeirão da Capivara, Chapadão da Babilônia (20° 36′ 03″ S, 46° 17′ 34.9″ W, elevation 987 m), Serra da Canastra, municipality of Capitólio, State of Minas, Gerais, Brazil".

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

English Names

None noted. 


Known only from the type locality (Ribeirão da Capivara, Chapadão da Babilônia, Serra da Canastra, municipality of Capitólio, State of Minas, Gerais, Brazil).

Geographic Occurrence

Natural Resident: Brazil

Endemic: Brazil


In the Scinax catharinae group according to the original publication. In the Ololygon catharinae 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): 61 (see comment under Hylinae). Santos, Feio, and Nomura, 2023, Biota Neotrop., 23 (3:e20231486): 1–43, characterized (as Scinax pombali) tadpole morphology as part of an identification key to the tadpoles of the Brazilian Cerrado. 

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