Phyllodytes megatympanum Marciano, Lantyer-Silva, and Solé, 2017

Class: Amphibia > Order: Anura > Family: Hylidae > Subfamily: Hylinae > Genus: Phyllodytes > Species: Phyllodytes megatympanum

Phyllodytes megatympanum Marciano, Lantyer-Silva, and Solé, 2017, Zootaxa, 4238: 136. Holotype: MZUFBA 14088, by original designation. Type locality: "in an epiphytic bromeliad in an arboreal restinga habitat of the Boa União Reserve (15º04’S, 39º03’W; 95 m above sea level), municipality of Ilhéus, state of Bahia", Brazil. Zoobank publication registration: 8FD6FC4C-603E-47B1-BA61-1323A7A7388B

English Names

None noted. 


Southern Bahia, Brazil, in Atlantic Forest in the municipalities of Uruçuca and Ilhéus.  

Geographic Occurrence

Natural Resident: Brazil

Endemic: Brazil


Unassigned to species group due in the original publication to the contradictory evidence. Forti, Foratto, Márquez, Pereira, and Toledo, 2018, PeerJ, 6(e4813): 1–19, characterized the advertisement call. 

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