Scinax rossaferesae Conte, Araujo-Vieira, Crivellari, and Berneck, 2016

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

Scinax rossaferesae Conte, Araujo-Vieira, Crivellari, and Berneck, 2016, Zootaxa, 4193: 246. Holotype: CFBH 21027, by original publication. Type locality: "Parque Estadual do Cerrado (24° 14′ 47.16″ S; 49° 45′ 7.39″ W), municipality of Jaguariaíva, state of Paraná, Brazil". Zoobank publication registration: D2C19415-E7E8-4B4A-BD6E-61D9F8362774

English Names

None noted. 


Eastern-central limit between the states of São Paulo and Paraná, both in Brazil, covering an area known as the Guartelá Canyon, which extends to the grasslands in the municipality of Ponta Grossa, Paraná. 

Geographic Occurrence

Natural Resident: Brazil

Endemic: Brazil


In the Scinax ruber clade according to the original publication. In the Scinax granulatus group of Araujo-Vieira, Lourenço, Lacerda, Lyra, Blotto, Ron, Baldo, Pereyra, Suárez-Mayorga, Baêta, Ferreira, Barrio-Amorós, Borteiro, Brandão, Brasileiro, Donnelly, Dubeux, Köhler, Kolenc, Leite, Maciel, Nunes, Orrico, Peloso, Pezzuti, Reichle, Rojas-Runjaic, Silva, Sturaro, Langone, Garcia, Rodrigues, Frost, Wheeler, Grant, Pombal, Haddad, and Faivovich, 2023, S. Am. J. Herpetol., 27 (Special Issue): 104 (see comment under Hylinae). 

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