Hylodes charadranaetes Heyer and Cocroft, 1986

Class: Amphibia > Order: Anura > Family: Hylodidae > Genus: Hylodes > Species: Hylodes charadranaetes

Hylodes charadranaetes Heyer and Cocroft, 1986, Proc. Biol. Soc. Washington, 99: 106. Holotype: MZUSP 60648, by original designation. Type locality: "Brazil: Rio de Janeiro; Alto do Soberbo, near Teresópolis, 22° 26′ S, 42° 59′ W."

English Names

Rio Tree Toad (Frank and Ramus, 1995, Compl. Guide Scient. Common Names Amph. Rept. World: 81).


Known from the municipality of Teresópolis in the vicinity type locality (Alto do Soberbo) and the municipalities of Cachoeiras de Macacu and Casimiro de Abreu, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.

Geographic Occurrence

Natural Resident: Brazil

Endemic: Brazil


In the Hylodes lateristrigatus group according to the original publication. Weber, Bilate, Procaci, and Silva, 2007, Check List, 3: 305-307, provided a record for the Municipality of Cachoeiras de Macacu, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. Vrcibradic, Almeida-Gomes, Van Sluys, and Rocha, 2008, Check List, 4: 103-106, provided a record for Morro São João, a mountain in the municipality of Casimiro de Abreu, state of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.

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