Phantasmarana jordanensis (Heyer, 1983)

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

Cycloramphus jordanensis Heyer, 1983, Arq. Zool., São Paulo, 30: 308. Holotype: MZUSP 4522, by original designation. Type locality: "Brasil; São Paulo, Campos do Jordão".

Megaelosia jordanensisVerdade and Rodrigues, 2009 "2008", Herpetologica, 64: 452.

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

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

English Names

Jordan Button Frog (Frank and Ramus, 1995, Compl. Guide Scient. Common Names Amph. Rept. World: 71).


Known only from the type locality (Campos do Jordão, São Paulo, Brazil).

Geographic Occurrence

Natural Resident: Brazil

Endemic: Brazil


Verdade and Rodrigues, 2009 "2008", Herpetologica, 64: 452-457, discussed the taxonomic status of this species. Nogueira-Costa, Almeida-Santos, Cruz, and Caramaschi, 2012, Zootaxa, 3581: 86-88, reported on larval morphology.

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