Scinax danae (Duellman, 1986)

Class: Amphibia > Order: Anura > Family: Hylidae > Subfamily: Scinaxinae > Genus: Scinax > Species: Scinax danae

Ololygon danae Duellman, 1986, Copeia, 1986: 864. Holotype: KU 167073, by original designation. Type locality: "Km 127 on El Dorado-Santa Elena de Uiarén Road, Estado de Bolívar, Venezuela, 1250 m (05° 57′ N, 61° 27′ W)".

Scinax danaeDuellman and Wiens, 1992, Occas. Pap. Mus. Nat. Hist. Univ. Kansas, 151: 21.

English Names

Bolivar Snouted Treefrog (Frank and Ramus, 1995, Compl. Guide Scient. Common Names Amph. Rept. World: 64).


Sierra de Lema at high elevation in southeastern Venezuela (Bolívar); possibly extending into adjacent Guyana. 


In Scinax staufferi group, according to the original publication. See comments by Gorzula and Señaris, 1999 "1998", Scient. Guaianae, 8: 40-41, commented on distribution. In the Scinax ruber clade, unassigned to group, of Faivovich, Haddad, Garcia, Frost, Campbell, and Wheeler, 2005, Bull. Am. Mus. Nat. Hist., 294: 97. See Barrio-Amorós, Rojas-Runjaic, and Señaris, 2019, Amph. Rept. Conserv., 13 (1: e180): 83, for comments on range, systematics, and literature. Señaris and Rojas-Runjaic, 2020, in Rull and Carnaval (eds.), Neotrop. Divers. Patterns Process.: 571–632, commented on range and conservation status in the Venezuelan Guayana.   

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