Scinax arduous Peixoto, 2002

Class: Amphibia > Order: Anura > Family: Hylidae > Subfamily: Hylinae > Genus: Scinax > Species: Scinax arduous

Scinax arduous Peixoto, 2002, Bol. Mus. Biol. Mello Leitão, N.S.,, 13: 8. Holotype: WCAB 44833, by original designation. Type locality: "Estado do Espírito Santo, Santa Teresa", Brazil.

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

English Names

None noted.


Several localities in the Municipality of Santa Teresa, Espírito Santo, Brazil.


In the Scinax perpusillus group according to the original publication. In the Scinax catharinae clade, Scinax perpusillus group of Faivovich, Haddad, Garcia, Frost, Campbell, and Wheeler, 2005, Bull. Am. Mus. Nat. Hist., 294: 96. Lacerda, Ferreira, Souza, Silva, and Feio, 2015, Zootaxa, 4021: 401–417, reported on the diagnosis, calls, range, larvae, and conservation status. 

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