Scinax tymbamirim Nunes, Kwet, and Pombal, 2012

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

Scinax tymbamirim Nunes, Kwet, and Pombal, 2012, Copeia, 2012: 565. Holotype: MNRJ 49188, by original designation. Type locality: "Brazil, Santa Catarina, Municipality of Florianópolis, Córrego Grande, 27° 35′ S, 48° 31′ W, at sea level".

English Names

None noted.


Coastal lowlands, hillsides, and highlands up to 1000 m elevation, from southern Rio de Janeiro to Rio Grande do Sul states.

Geographic Occurrence

Natural Resident: Brazil

Endemic: Brazil


In the Scinax ruber clade and confused with Scinax alter prior to its naming according to the original publication, and where a brief description of the advertisement call was provided, and who noted that Bokermann, 1967, An. Acad. Brasil. Cienc., 39: 491–493, reported on the call, as Hyla fuscomarginata. In the Scinax auratus 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): 84 (see comment under Hylinae). 

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