Scinax atratus (Peixoto, 1989)

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

Hyla atrata Peixoto, 1989 "1988", Arq. Univ. Fed. Rural Rio de Janeiro, 11: 31. Holotype: WCAB 31326, by original designation; now in MZUSP. Type locality: "Brasil, Estado de São Paulo, São José do Barreiro, Serra da Bocaina".

Scinax atrataDuellman and Wiens, 1992, Occas. Pap. Mus. Nat. Hist. Univ. Kansas, 151: 21.

Scinax atratusKöhler and Böhme, 1996, Rev. Fr. Aquar. Herpetol., 23: 139.

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

English Names

Peixoto's Snouted Treefrog (Frank and Ramus, 1995, Compl. Guide Scient. Common Names Amph. Rept. World: 63).


Serra da Bocaina and Serra itatiaia, southeastern 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.

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