Adenomera martinezi (Bokermann, 1956)

Class: Amphibia > Order: Anura > Family: Leptodactylidae > Subfamily: Leptodactylinae > Genus: Adenomera > Species: Adenomera martinezi

Leptodactylus martinezi Bokermann, 1956, Neotropica, 2: 37. Holotype: WCAB 71, by original designation; now MZUSP. Type locality: "Cachimbo, sudoeste del estado de Pará, Brasil".

Adenomera martineziHeyer, 1974, Contrib. Sci. Nat. Hist. Mus. Los Angeles Co., 253: 43; Kwet, Steiner, and Zillikens, 2009, Stud. Neotrop. Fauna Environ., 44: 94, by implication. See comments under Adenomera and Leptodactylus.

Leptodactylus (Lithodytes) martineziFrost, Grant, Faivovich, Bain, Haas, Haddad, de Sá, Channing, Wilkinson, Donnellan, Raxworthy, Campbell, Blotto, Moler, Drewes, Nussbaum, Lynch, Green, and Wheeler, 2006, Bull. Am. Mus. Nat. Hist., 297: 362.

English Names

Martinez's Tropical Bullfrog (Frank and Ramus, 1995, Compl. Guide Scient. Common Names Amph. Rept. World: 70).


Known only from the type locality (Cachimbo, southwestern Pará, Brazil). 

Geographic Occurrence

Natural Resident: Brazil

Endemic: Brazil


See account by Heyer, 1973, Contrib. Sci. Nat. Hist. Mus. Los Angeles Co., 251: 42–43, although many of the populations are now assigned to other species. See Carvalho and Giaretta, 2013, Zootaxa, 3701: 207–237, for a rediagnosis and redelimitation of the species as well as a rediagnosis of the species, description of its advertisement call, and restriction to its type locality. 

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