Hylodes lateristrigatus (Baumann, 1912)

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

Elosia lateristrigata Baumann, 1912, Zool. Jahrb., Jena, Abt. Syst., 33: 89. Syntypes: ZSM 24/1923 (one specimen, lost), according to Glaw and Franzen, 2006, Spixiana, München, 29: 172, and NHM (7 specimens) according to Güntert, Grossenbacher, Huber, Aerni, and Morgenthaler, 1993, Jahrb. Naturhist. Mus. Bern, 11: 147-161. Type locality: "Orgel-Gebirge" (= Serra dos Órgãos), Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. Corrected to "Terezópolis, Rio de Janeiro . . . . Colonia Alpina", Brazil by Bokermann, 1966, Lista Anot. Local. Tipo Anf. Brasil.: 37.

Hylodes lateristrigatusMyers, 1962, Copeia, 1962: 196.

English Names

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


Minas Gerais and central Espírito Santo to São Paulo, Brazil.

Geographic Occurrence

Natural Resident: Brazil

Endemic: Brazil


In the Hylodes lateristrigatus group of Heyer, 1982, Proc. Biol. Soc. Washington, 95: 377–385, who noted that Bokermann, 1967, Rev. Brasil. Biol., 27: 229–231, referred this name to the wrong species. Weber and Caramaschi, 2013, Zootaxa, 3635: 557–568, reported on comparative larval morphology of Hylodes aff. lateristrigatus. Vrcibradic, Oliveira, and Rocha, 2014, Check List, 10: 677–678, provided a record for southern Espírito Santo, Brazil, and discussed the range, 

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