Osteocephalus melanops Melo-Sampaio, Ferrão, and Moraes, 2021

Class: Amphibia > Order: Anura > Family: Hylidae > Subfamily: Hylinae > Genus: Osteocephalus > Species: Osteocephalus melanops

Osteocephalus melanops Melo-Sampaio, Ferrão, and Moraes, 2021, Breviora, 572: 6. Holotype. MNRJ 93639, by original designation. Type locality: "Extractive Reserve Arapixi, municipality of   Boca do Acre, state of Amazonas, Brazil (08°58′29″S, 67°51′38″W; 135 m above sea level [a.s.l.])". urn:lsid:zoobank.org:act:26656D84-0E89-42D4-AEE1-0E2546444BD4

English Names

None noted. 


Known only from the type locality and a second nearby site, both at the east bank of the Purus River, southwestern Brazilian Amazonia, on either side of the Acre–Amazonas border. 

Geographic Occurrence

Natural Resident: Brazil

Endemic: Brazil


In the Osteocephalus alboguttatus group according to the original publication where comparative external morphology, molecular markers, 

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