Scinax caissara (Lourenço, Zina, Catroli, Kasahara, Faivovich, and Haddad, 2016)

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

Scinax caissara Lourenço, Zina, Catroli, Kasahara, Faivovich, and Haddad, 2016, Zootaxa, 4154: 417. Holotype: CFBH 19412, by original designation. Type locality: "Escola Agrícola Engenheiro Agrônomo Narciso de Medeiros (24° 40' 20.88" S, 47° 32' 48.22" W; sea level), Municipality of Iguape, State of São Paulo, Brazil". 

English Names

None noted. 


Coastal areas of southern state of São Paulo, Brazil. 

Geographics occurrence

Natural resident: Brazil

Endemic to the political unit: Brazil


In the Scinax catharinae group (now Ololygon) according to the original publication, where beyond external morphology, the karyotype and advertisement call were described. 

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