Scinax strussmannae Ferrão, Moravec, Kaefer, Fraga, and Lima, 2018

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

Scinax strussmannae Ferrão, Moravec, Kaefer, Fraga, and Lima, 2018, J. Herpetol., 52: 474. Holotype: INPA-H 34688, by original designation. Type locality: "Nascentes do Lago Jari National Park, kilometer 450 of BR-319 Highway, Purus-Madeira Interfluve (5°56′40″S, 62°30′04″W, 71 m a.s.l., datum WGS84), municipality of Tapauá, State of Amazonas, Brazil". Zoobank publication registration: A2269F63-FD8C-4BDF-AAA4-3CEE61D5C1A4.

English Names

Strüssmann’s Snouted Treefrog (original publication). 


Dense rainforest in Nacentes do Lago Jari National Park, Purus-Madeira rivers interfluve, Amazonas, Brazil. 

Geographic Occurrence

Natural Resident: Brazil

Endemic: Brazil


In the Scinax ruber clade of Faivovich, Haddad, Garcia, Frost, Campbell, and Wheeler, 2005, Bull. Am. Mus. Nat. Hist., 294: 97, by implication of the tree provided in the original publication (Ferrão, Moravec, Kaefer, Fraga, and Lima, 2018, J. Herpetol., 52: 480). In the Scinax cruentomma 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): 96 (see comment under Hylinae).  

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