Scinax rizibilis (Bokermann, 1964)

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

Hyla rizibilis Bokermann, 1964, Rev. Brasil. Biol., 24: 430. Holotype: WCAB 13947, by original designation; now in MZUSP. Type locality: "Campo Grande, Santo André, Estado de São Paulo, Brasil".

Hyla mirim Lutz, 1973, Bol. Mus. Nac., Rio de Janeiro, N.S., Zool., 288: 3. Syntypes: MNRJ 3626–34. Type locality: "Rio Vermelho, outside São Bento do Sul, State of Santa Catarina (26° 14′ 55″ S. 40° 22′ 50″ W. Gr. app. 800 ms. alt.)", Brazil. Synonymy by Andrade and Cardoso, 1987, Rev. Brasil. Zool., 3: 433–440.

Ololygon mirimFouquette and Delahoussaye, 1977, J. Herpetol., 11: 394.

Ololygon rizibilisFouquette and Delahoussaye, 1977, J. Herpetol., 11: 394; Duellman, Marion, and Hedges, 2016, Zootaxa, 4104: 26.

Scinax rizibilisDuellman and Wiens, 1992, Occas. Pap. Mus. Nat. Hist. Univ. Kansas, 151: 23.

English Names

Santo Andre Snouted Treefrog (Frank and Ramus, 1995, Compl. Guide Scient. Common Names Amph. Rept. World: 64).


Known only from the type locality (Campo Grande, Santo André) in the state of São Paulo, Brazil.


Adult and larval morphology described in the original publication. In the Scinax rizibilis group according to Andrade and Cardoso, 1987, Rev. Brasil. Zool., 3: 433–440. Subsequently the Scinax rizibilis group was combined into the Scinax catharinae group by Pombal, Bastos, and Haddad, 1995, Naturalia, São Paulo, 20: 213–225, who also described the advertisement call. In the Scinax catharinae clade, Scinax catharinae group of Faivovich, Haddad, Garcia, Frost, Campbell, and Wheeler, 2005, Bull. Am. Mus. Nat. Hist., 294: 95–96. Bastos and Haddad, 2002, Amphibia-Reptilia, 23: 97–104, reported on vocalization. 

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