Crossodactylus dantei Carcerelli and Caramaschi, 1993

Class: Amphibia > Order: Anura > Family: Hylodidae > Genus: Crossodactylus > Species: Crossodactylus dantei

Crossodactylus dantei Carcerelli and Caramaschi, 1993 "1992", Rev. Brasil. Biol., 52: 419. Holotype: MNRJ 4769, by original designation. Type locality: "Murici (09° 18′ S, 35° 56′ W), Alagoas, Brasil".

English Names

Murici Spinythumb Frog (Frank and Ramus, 1995, Compl. Guide Scient. Common Names Amph. Rept. World: 71).


Known only from the type locality (Murici, Alagoas, Brasil).

Geographic Occurrence

Natural Resident: Brazil

Endemic: Brazil


In the Crossodactylus gaudichaudii species group according to the original publication. Dubeux, Silva, Nascimento, Gonçalves, and Mott, 2019, Rev. Nordestina Zool., 12: 18–52, noted that the larva remains undescribed.  

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