Hylodes heyeri Haddad, Pombal, and Bastos, 1996

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

Hylodes heyeri Haddad, Pombal, and Bastos, 1996, Copeia, 1996: 966. Holotype: MNRJ 17090, by original designation. Type locality: "next to the Caverna do Diabo, (approximately 24° 35′ S, 48° 35′ W; 450 m above sea level), Município de Eldorado, Estado de São Paulo, Brasil".

English Names

None noted.


Brazil, in the state of São Paulo from the vicinity of Caverna do Diabo, Eldorado, and on Ilha do Cardoso; in Paraná in the municipality of Morretes.


Provisionally placed in the Hylodes laterisrigatus group in the original publication. Lingnau, 2000, Herpetol. Rev., 31: 251, provided the Paraná, Brazil, record. Toledo and Lingnau, 2002, Herpetol. Rev., 33: 317, provided the record from Ilha do Cardoso. Costa, Lingnau, and Toledo, 2009, Zootaxa, 2222: 66-68, reported on larval morphology.  Weber and Caramaschi, 2013, Zootaxa, 3635: 557-568,  reported on comparative larval morphology of the species. 

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