Phantasmarana bocainensis (Giaretta, Bokermann, and Haddad, 1993)

Class: Amphibia > Order: Anura > Family: Hylodidae > Genus: Phantasmarana > Species: Phantasmarana bocainensis

Megaelosia bocainensis Giaretta, Bokermann, and Haddad, 1993, J. Herpetol., 27: 276. Holotype: MNRJ 15900, by original designation. Type locality: "Campo de Fruticultura, Serra da Bocaina, São José do Barreiro (ca. 22° 47′ S, 44° 40′ W, 1700 m), State of São Paulo, southeastern Brazil."

Hylodes bocainensis — Dubois, Ohler, and Pyron, 2021, Megataxa, 5: 179, by implication. 

Phantasmarana bocainensis — Vittorazzi, Augusto-Alves, Neves-da-Silva, Carvalho-e-Silva, Recco-Pimentel, Toledo, Lourenço, and Bruschi, 2021, Salamandra, 57: 280. 

English Names

Bocaina Big-tooth Frog (Frank and Ramus, 1995, Compl. Guide Scient. Common Names Amph. Rept. World: 82).


Known only from the type locality (Serra da Bocaina, state of São Paulo, Brazil).

Geographic Occurrence

Natural Resident: Brazil

Endemic: Brazil

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