Phrynomedusa marginata (Izecksohn and Cruz, 1976)

Class: Amphibia > Order: Anura > Family: Hylidae > Subfamily: Phyllomedusinae > Genus: Phrynomedusa > Species: Phrynomedusa marginata

Phyllomedusa marginata Izecksohn and Cruz, 1976, Rev. Brasil. Biol., 36: 257. Holotype: EI 5177, by original designation. Type locality: "Santa Tereza, Estado do Espírito Santo, Brasil".

Phrynomedusa marginataCruz, 1991 "1990", Rev. Brasil. Biol., 50: 721.

English Names

Bi-colored Leaf Frog (Frank and Ramus, 1995, Compl. Guide Scient. Common Names Amph. Rept. World: 61).


Known from the type locality in município de Santa Teresa, Espírito Santo, Brazil.

Geographic Occurrence

Natural Resident: Brazil

Endemic: Brazil


Adult and larval morphology were detailed in the original publication, as well as a brief description of the advertisement call. See review by Baêta, Giasson, Pombal, and Haddad, 2016, Herpetol. Monogr., 30: 59–62. 

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