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.


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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