Pseudopaludicola giarettai Carvalho, 2012

Class: Amphibia > Order: Anura > Family: Leptodactylidae > Subfamily: Leiuperinae > Genus: Pseudopaludicola > Species: Pseudopaludicola giarettai

Pseudopaludicola giarettai Carvalho, 2012, Zootaxa, 3328: 48. Holotype: AAG-UFU 0312, by original designation. Type locality: "on the Mato do Engenho smallholding (18° 46′ 08.54″ S; 44° 26′ 53.83″ W, 621 m above sea level), Municipality of Curvelo, State of Minas Gerais, southeastern Brazil".

English Names

None noted.


Northeastern Goiás to central Minas Gerais, Brazil.

Geographic Occurrence

Natural Resident: Brazil

Endemic: Brazil


Not assigned to species group in the original publication, where external morphology and advertisement call were described. Carvalho, Borges-Martins, Teixeira, Godinho, and Giaretta, 2015, Pap. Avulsos Zool., São Paulo, 55: 245–254, discussed acoustic and morphological intraspecific variation as well as providing new geographic localities and distribution map. Vaz-Silva, Maciel, Nomura, Morais, Guerra Batista, Santos, Andrade, Oliveira, Brandão, and Bastos, 2020, Guia Ident. Anf. Goiás e Dist. Fed. Brasil Central: 146–147, provided an account for Goiás, Brazil. 

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