Phasmahyla spectabilis Cruz, Feio, and Nascimento, 2008

Class: Amphibia > Order: Anura > Family: Hylidae > Subfamily: Phyllomedusinae > Genus: Phasmahyla > Species: Phasmahyla spectabilis

Phasmahyla spectabilis Cruz, Feio, and Nascimento, 2008, Amphibia-Reptilia, 29: 312. Holotype: MNRJ 43078, by original designation. Type locality: "Fazenda Duas Barras (16°23′ S, 40°03′W, elevation 800 m), Municipality of Santa Maria do Salto, State of Minas Gerais, Brazil".

English Names

None noted.


Atlantic rainforest of northeastern Minas Gerais and adjacent southern Bahia, Brazil.

Geographic Occurrence

Natural Resident: Brazil

Endemic: Brazil


Cruz, Napoli, and Fonseca, 2008, S. Am. J. Herpetol., 3: 193, provided a range map. Dias, Rödder, Weinsheimer, Kwet, and Solé, 2011, Zootaxa, 2767:59-64, reported on aspects of biology, advertisement call, and reported on an ecologically modeled range distribution.

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