Hylodes phyllodes Heyer and Cocroft, 1986

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

Hylodes phyllodes Heyer and Cocroft, 1986, Proc. Biol. Soc. Washington, 99: 104. Holotype: MZUSP 59934, by original designation. Type locality: "Brazil: São Paulo; Boracéia, 23° 38′ S, 45° 50′ W."

English Names

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


Serra do Mar, state of São Paulo, Brazil.


In the Hylodes lateristrigatus group, according to the original publication. See account by Heyer, Rand, Cruz, Peixoto, and Nelson, 1990, Arq. Zool., São Paulo, 31: 304-307. Weber and Caramaschi, 2013, Zootaxa, 3635: 557-568,  reported on comparative larval morphology of the species. Larval morphology and anatomy discussed by Dias, Vera Candioti, Sabbag, Colaço, Silva, Haddad, Carvalho-e-Silva, and Grant, 2021, J. Zool. Syst. Evol. Res., 59: 1297–1321.

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