Pseudopaludicola mineira Lobo, 1994

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

Pseudopaludicola mineira Lobo, 1994, Cuad. Herpetol., 8: 179. Holotype: MZUSP 56868, by original designation. Type locality: "Serra do Cipó, 1400 m, Minas Gerais, Brasil".

English Names

Minas Swamp Froglet (Eterovick and Sazima, 2004, Anf. Serra do Cipó: 109).


Highlands of Serra do Cipó National Park and Serra do Cabral, municipality of Buenopolis, Minas Gerais, Brazil.

Geographic Occurrence

Natural Resident: Brazil

Endemic: Brazil


Eterovick and Sazima, 2004, Anf. Serra do Cipó: 109-110, provided a photograph and brief account. Andrade, Haga, Lyra, Carvalho, Haddad, Giaretta, and Toledo, 2018, Eur. J. Taxon., 480: 1–25, compared this species' morphology and call to Pseudopaludicola matuta. Eterovick, Souza, and Sazima, 2020, Anf. Serra do Cipó: 1–292, provided an account, life history information, and an identification scheme for the Serra de Cipó, Minas Gerais, Brazil.

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